Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A city of southwest Connecticut on Long Island Sound southwest of New Haven. Settled in 1639, it grew as a fishing community and is today the leading industrial center of the state. Population: 138,000.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a port in southwestern Connecticut on Long Island Sound

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.