from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A wide thoroughfare in London, England, running north and south between Trafalgar Square and the Houses of Parliament. Named after Whitehall Palace (1529-1698), the chief residence of the Court of London, it is noted for its government offices.
- n. The British civil service.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. a wide street in Westminster between Parliament Square and Trafalgar Square; it houses several government offices
- proper n. a personification of the British government or civil service
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the British civil service
- n. a wide street in London stretching from Trafalgar Square to the Houses of Parliament; site of many government offices
After Whitehall 1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)