Definition of Hancock, Winfield Scott in English:

Hancock, Winfield Scott

proper noun

  • (1824–86), US army officer. A Union general, he was noted for his defense of Cemetery Ridge at the Battle of Gettysburg 1863. He was the 1880 Democratic presidential candidate, narrowly losing to James Garfield.

Pronunciation:

Hancock, Winfield Scott

/ˈhanˌkäk/