Palmetto State

Also found in: Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Palmetto State - a state in the Deep South; one of the original 13 colonies
battle of Cowpens, Cowpens - battle in the American Revolution; Americans under Daniel Morgan defeated the British
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, Dixie, Dixieland, South - the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
South - the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
Deep South - the southeastern region of the United States: South Carolina and Georgia and Alabama and Mississippi and Louisiana; prior to the American Civil War all these states produced cotton and permitted slavery
Carolina, Carolinas - the area of the states of North Carolina and South Carolina
capital of South Carolina, Columbia - capital and largest city in South Carolina; located in central South Carolina
Charleston - a port city in southeastern South Carolina
Florence - a town in northeast South Carolina; transportation center
Greenville - a town in northwest South Carolina in the Piedmont
Pee Dee, Pee Dee River - a river that flows through central North Carolina and northeastern South Carolina to the Atlantic Ocean
Savannah River, Savannah - a river in South Carolina that flows southeast to the Atlantic
References in periodicals archive ?
Dominion Energy announced that two South Carolina solar energy projects including the largest such project in the Palmetto State have entered service.
Dominion Energy (NYSE: D), a US-based producer and transporter of energy, has commenced operations at its two South Carolina solar energy projects, including the largest such project in the Palmetto State.
With nearly two decades of influential service in The Palmetto State, we've partnered statewide with schools, faith-based organizations, local businesses, government agencies, and community groups that share our mission.
html) Digitimes that Samsung is already setting up its new manufacturing facility in The Palmetto State, so it could start production of appliances there during the third quarter of the following year.
In our experience, a 9mm tends to be the preferred caliber of choice for women," said Adam Ruonala, chief marketing officer for Palmetto State Armory.
The Palmetto State has a storied whitetail tradition--especially in the so-called Lowcountry, where each year hunters can start rifle hunting Aug.
This book presents letters from Augustine Thomas Smythe, an educated Confederate soldier who served in the Confederate Signal Corps and on the CSS Palmetto State.
The increased production capacity in our Fort Mill 1 plant enables our company to offer more job opportunities for residents of the Palmetto State as well as more high-tech solutions to our automotive and industrial customers.
Bedenbaugh, Bruner say they plan to mail their first Valpak Blue Envelope later this month to approximately 100,000 households in the Palmetto State with the potential to expand to 250,000 households per month.
The Palmetto State joins Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
The outcome in the Palmetto State did not bode well for March 1, when a number of other southern states held their primaries.
In five chapters, plus an introduction and conclusion, Kate Cote Gillin ably discusses the changed landscape in the Palmetto State during the Civil War and Reconstruction and how afterward white men sought to reclaim what they had once dominated by controlling the land, labor, and politics.