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Definition of the noun gladstone

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noun - plural:

  • gladstone: gladstones
  • Gladstone: Gladstones

  1. liberal British statesman who served as prime minister four times (1809-1898)
  2. a large travelling bag made of stiff leather


  1. Gladstone is a city in the Gladstone Region, Queensland, Australia. It is approximately 550 kilometres by road north of Brisbane and 100 kilometres south-east of Rockhampton. Situated between the Calliope and Boyne Rivers, Gladstone is home to Queensland's largest multi-commodity port.
  2. Gladstone is a city in Clay County, Missouri, founded in 1952 and is a suburb of Kansas City, Missouri. Like nearby North Kansas City, the city of Gladstone is now completely surrounded by Kansas City. Prior to 1952 this area was known as Linden. The population was 25,410 at the 2010 census. The city's informal nickname is Happy Rock, and there is a Happy Rock Park near the northeastern city limits on Old Antioch Road. The city is served by the Mid-Continent Public Library system and the North Kansas City School District. The city is in Tornado alley receiving several tornado hits per year, most notable was May 2, 2008 when at least one tornado hit in the early morning hours.
  3. Gladstone is a city located in Clackamas County, Oregon, United States. The population was 11,497 at the 2010 census. Gladstone is an approximately four-square-mile suburban community twelve miles south of Portland at the confluence of the Clackamas and Willamette rivers.
  4. Gladstone: Peapack-Gladstone is a borough in Somerset County in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2010 Census, the borough's population was 2,582, reflecting an increase of 149 from the 2,433 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn increased by 322 from the 2,111 counted in the 1990 Census. It is part of the New York metropolitan area, as well as the larger New York–Newark–Bridgeport, NY-NJ-CT-PA Combined Statistical Area.
    • also known as Peapack-Gladstone, New Jersey; Gladstone, New Jersey; Peapack and Gladstone; Peapack; Peapack, New Jersey; Somerset County / Peapack and Gladstone borough
    • part of Somerset County, New Jersey
    • read more about Gladstone (town)
  5. Gladstone is a city in Delta County in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is also known locally as "Happy Rock", a play on words of Gladstone. First settled in 1877, Gladstone's original name was Saunders Point. The population was 4,973 at the 2010 census.
  6. Gladstone is a city in Stark County, North Dakota, United States. The population was 239 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Dickinson Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  7. Gladstone is a village in Henderson County, Illinois, United States. The population was 281 at the 2010 census, down from 284 in 2000. It is part of the Burlington, IA–IL Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  8. Gladstone is a town in the Canadian province of Manitoba. It is located on the Yellowhead Highway at the intersection with Highway 34 within the boundaries of the Rural Municipality of Westbourne. The Gladstone railway station receives Via Rail service.
    • also known as Gladstone, Manitoba; Gladstone, Canada
    • part of Canada
  9. Gladstone is a small rural town in the Mid North of South Australia in the approach to the lower Flinders Ranges. At the 2006 census, Gladstone had a population of 629.
  10. Gladstone is a lightly populated locality in the Carterton District of New Zealand's North Island, located on the Mangahuia Stream near where the Tauweru River joins the Ruamahanga River. The nearest town is Carterton 15 kilometres to the northwest, and nearby settlements include Ponatahi to the west and Longbush to the south. It was named after British Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone.
    • also known as Gladstone, New Zealand
    • part of New Zealand
  11. Gladstone is a railroad station along the SEPTA Media/Elwyn Line, in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania. In 2013, this station saw 208 boardings and 275 alightings on an average weekday. The station, located at Walsh and Madison Roads, includes a 108-space parking lot. Additional parking can be found on the opposite side of the tracks off Scottdale Road, which itself runs along Darby Creek, both of which are under a train trestle west of the station. Prior to being named Gladstone, this station was known as Burmont, and before that Kellyville.
  12. Gladstone a.k.a. Gladstone, Virginia: Gladstone is an unincorporated community in Nelson County, Virginia, United States.
  13. Gladstone a.k.a. Gladstone Station is a New Jersey Transit station in Peapack-Gladstone, Somerset County, New Jersey, United States. It is the western terminus of the Gladstone Branch of the Morris and Essex line.
  14. Gladstone was a former parliamentary electorate in the Canterbury Region of New Zealand, from 1866 to 1890.
  15. Gladstone a.k.a. Gladstone, New Mexico: Gladstone is an unincorporated community in Union County, New Mexico, founded in 1880. It lies at the intersection of US Route 56 and Union County Road C001. The post office which opened in 1888 closed in 2010.

There are other places with in their name, like Gladstone Square, Gladstone's Land, Port of Gladstone, Gladstone Township, Gladstone Regional Gallery.


Who is Gladstone?

Gladstone Pereira della Valentina, simply known as Gladstone, is a Brazilian professional footballer who plays for Portuguese club Gil Vicente F.C. as a central defender.

  • also known as Gladstone Pereira Della Valentina, Carecão
  • born on (31 years ago) in Vila Velha
  • nationality: Brazil, Italy
  • profession: Soccer player


  1. Gladstone is a fictional character from the telanovela Tieta.
  2. Gladstone is a fictional character from the 1972 film Young Winston.
  3. Gladstone is a fictional film character.
  4. Gladstone a.k.a. William Ewart Gladstone is a fictional character from the 1937 film Parnell.

There are other characters with in their name, like Joey Gladstone, James Gladstone, Gladstone Gander, William Gladstone.


  1. "Gladstone" is a book by Francis Birrell.
  2. "Gladstone" is a book by E. G. Collieu.

Phrases with Gladstone

  1. gladstone bag
  2. eugene gladstone o'neill
  3. william gladstone
  4. william ewart gladstone

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Google previewNewman and His Contemporaries (2011)

by Edward Short

Gladstone is a man of personal religion, and has been so from a boy, Disraeli is a man of the world, a politician, and in...

while Gladstone is the leader of a mixed multitude, ...

Google previewThe Contemporary Review (1889)

Gladstone is a straight, honest, frank mind, or one dishonest, prevaricating, shuffling. There are many people who are much more concerned in discussing this question than in discussing ...

Google previewThe Oxford Handbook of Political Leadership (2014)

by R. A. W. Rhodes, Paul 't Hart

Gladstone is an early master of massdemocratic politics who, in the formative period of adult male suffrage, eagerly takes the political contest 'out of doors', beyond the inner sanctum of parliament, competing publicly for electoral support as ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Books Relating to America, from Its Discovery to the Present Time (1875)

Franklin to Hall

Gladstone. Facts Relating to Slavery in the West Indies and America...

Gladstone. Letters to the Earl of Clancarty, President of the Board of Trade, on the Inexpediency of permitting the ...

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Small photo of The 1904 Gladstone Memorial, St John's Gardens, Liverpool. Sir Thomas Broc. Verdigris coloured bronze with a seagull.Small photo of The 1904 Gladstone Memorial, St John's Gardens, Liverpool. Sir Thomas Broc. Verdigris coloured bronze with a seagull.Small photo of The gasolier vent on the roof of Gladstone's LibrarySmall photo of River Avon in Chippenham, Wiltshire From Gladstone Road BridgeSmall photo of Mystical foggy morning in Gladstone, New JerseySmall photo of Ottawa, Canada - August 27, 2017: Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Mayor Jim Watson, Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and MPP Yasir Naqvi walk through Gladstone Avenue during the LGBTQ Pride Parade.Small photo of Longton, Staffordshire, UK - April 26 2008: The rear section of the Gladstone Pottery Museum. More...

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Justice delayed, is justice denied. (William Gladstone)
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Scrabble value of G2L1A1D2S1T1O1N1E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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