washington, d.c.

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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wosh-ing-tuh n, waw-shing-]
    • /ˈwɒʃ ɪŋ tən, ˈwɔ ʃɪŋ-/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wosh-ing-tuh n, waw-shing-]
    • /ˈwɒʃ ɪŋ tən, ˈwɔ ʃɪŋ-/

Definitions of washington, d.c. words

  • noun washington, d.c. Booker T(aliaferro) [boo k-er tol-uh-ver] /ˈbʊk ər ˈtɒl ə vər/ (Show IPA), 1856–1915, U.S. reformer, educator, author, and lecturer. 1
  • noun washington, d.c. George, 1732–99, U.S. general and political leader: 1st president of the U.S. 1789–97. 1
  • noun washington, d.c. Martha (Martha Dandridge) 1732–1802, wife of George. 1
  • noun washington, d.c. Also called Washington, D.C. the capital of the United States, on the Potomac between Maryland and Virginia: coextensive with the District of Columbia. Abbreviation: Wash. 1
  • noun washington, d.c. Also called Washington State. a state in the NW United States, on the Pacific coast. 68,192 sq. mi. (176,615 sq. km). Capital: Olympia. Abbreviation: WA (for use with zip code), Wash. 1
  • noun washington, d.c. a city in SW Pennsylvania. 1

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This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 6% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
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