Stewart

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Stew·art

 (sto͞o′ərt, styo͞o′-)
See Stuart.
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Stewart

(ˈstjʊət)
n
1. (Biography) the usual spelling for the royal house of Stuart before the reign of Mary Queen of Scots (Mary Stuart)
2. (Biography) Sir Jackie, full name John Young Stewart. born 1939, Scottish motor-racing driver: world champion 1969, 1971, and 1973
3. (Biography) James (Maitland). 1908–97, US film actor, known for his distinctive drawl; appeared in many films including Destry Rides Again (1939), It's a Wonderful Life (1946), The Glenn Miller Story (1953), and Vertigo (1958)
4. (Biography) Rod. born 1945, British rock singer: vocalist with the Faces (1969–75). His albums include Gasoline Alley (1970), Every Picture Tells a Story (1971), and Atlantic Crossing (1975)
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Noun1.Stewart - United States film actor who portrayed incorruptible but modest heros (1908-1997)Stewart - United States film actor who portrayed incorruptible but modest heros (1908-1997)
2.Stewart - Scottish philosopher and follower of Thomas Reid (1753-1828)
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His great-great-granddad was a ploughman who died penniless but his son became a small farmer, and his son, James Stewart, Sir Jackie's grandfather, escaped poverty and went on to become a gamekeeper.