Also found in: Thesaurus.


 (sän′chĕz′), Sonia Originally Wilsonia Driver. Born 1934.
American poet, playwright, and civil rights activist known for her use of urban speech rhythms and dialect in plays such as Malcolm Man / Don't Live Here No Mo' (1979) and in poetry collections such as Homecoming (1969) and Under a Soprano Sky (1987).
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sanchez - Venezuelan master terrorist raised by a Marxist-Leninist father; trained and worked with many terrorist groups (born in 1949)
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in classic literature ?
Old Admiral Sanchez was wont to maintain that he could smell thirty, and the men of the first ship in which I sailed claimed that Coburn, the navigating officer, knew by name every wave along thirty from 60dN.
On the following day, when news of Sanchez's possible release hit the mainstream media, condemnation and outrage from various parties came swiftly.
Speaking at a congressional probe into the implementation of the law on Good Conduct and Time Allowance, or GCTA, Elvira, Sanchez's wife, said her family sought then-Ilocos Norte Rep.
ALEXIS Sanchez bid farewell to United teammates before he left to complete his 10-month loan move to Inter Milan.
Manchester United hoped that Alexis Sanchez would be the man to kickstart their resurgence but, just 19 months after his arrival at Old Trafford, the winger is joining Inter Milan on loan having endured a miserable time at the club.
MANCHESTER UNITED have offloaded flop Alexis Sanchez to Inter Milan on loan to end his nightmare spell at Old Trafford.
Manchester United and Inter Milan are yet to reach an agreement over a deal for forward Alexis Sanchez.The Serie A side were hoping to find out if they had a chance of signing Sanchez, initially on loan, by the middle of this week.
Release date- 19082019 - HOUSTON - Sanchez Energy Corporation ('Sanchez Energy' or the 'Company') (OTC Pink: SNECQ) today announced that the Company and certain of its subsidiaries have received interim approvals from the U.S.
The case stems from a September 2014 crash involving Carlos Xavier Sanchez and Richard Brett Frederking.
Billionaire Jeff Bezos and Lauren Sanchez haven't seen each other since the story of their affair broke, sources close to the couple have confirmed.
Sanchez in a complaint filed by WeDo BPO, Inc., an information technology company engaged in the delivery of strategic sources services.