Ford

  • (verb): Cross a river where it's shallow.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on ford:

Eaton Ford - History
... In Anglo-Saxon times Eaton Ford was known as Sudbury but became known as Eaton Ford as it was next to the village of Eatun (now Eaton Socon) and was sited at the ford across the River Great Ouse, the main route ... In recent decades Eaton Ford expanded quickly, but generally beginning later than other parts of St Neots which were included in the London overspill programme ... As Eaton Ford grew, it absorbed the ancient hamlets of Crosshall Ford and Maltmans Green ...
Jaguar X-Type - Sales and Reception
... Ford's decision to use a modified version of the Ford Mondeo platform (shared with the Land Rover Freelander Compact SUV which is also produced at Halewood ... In reality, the X-Type used only 20% of Ford Mondeo's components, while a variety of Ford platforms, engines and components were being used by all models of ...
Ford, Wisconsin - Demographics
... There were 96 households out of which 39.6% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 64.6% were married couples living together, 13.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 14.6% were non-families. 12.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 7.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older ...
Ford Contour
... The Ford Contour, and its sister, the Mercury Mystique, were compact cars that were derived from the first-generation, globally marketed Ford Mondeo ... The Contour and Mystique replaced the Ford Tempo and Mercury Topaz in the U.S ... and were based on Ford's CDW27 platform ...
Juha Kankkunen - Career - 1997-98: Ford
... through the 1997 season, Kankkunen joined the Ford Motor Company factory team to replace a disappointing Armin Schwarz ... for the title himself, Kankkunen's role was to support Ford and his teammate Carlos Sainz in their title fights ... Kankkunen stayed with Ford for the 1998 season with Belgian driver Bruno Thiry as his new teammate, after Sainz had opted to re-join Toyota ...

More definitions of "Ford":

  • (noun): A shallow area in a stream that can be forded.
    Synonyms: crossing
  • (noun): United States film maker (1896-1973).
    Synonyms: John Ford
  • (noun): Grandson of Henry Ford (1917-1987).
    Synonyms: Henry Ford II
  • (noun): The act of crossing a stream or river by wading or in a car or on a horse.
    Synonyms: fording
  • (noun): United States manufacturer of automobiles who pioneered mass production (1863-1947).
    Synonyms: Henry Ford

Famous quotes containing the word ford:

    He’s the master of the nightmare. He’s the Gustave DorĂ© of the world of Henry Ford and Co., Inc.
    Henry Miller (1891–1980)

    It’s interesting to leave a place, interesting even to think about it. Leaving reminds us of what we can part with and what we can’t, then offers us something new to look forward to, to dream about.
    —Richard Ford (b. 1944)

    History and experience tell us that moral progress comes not in comfortable and complacent times, but out of trial and confusion.
    —Gerald R. Ford (b. 1913)