Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • proper noun A lake in North America; the largest of the Great Lakes and second largest lake in the world by area. It is located higher than Lake Huron, hence the name.

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

  • noun the largest freshwater lake in the world; the deepest of the Great Lakes

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • Another, a more recent link of road, binding the city to the northeast and east as firmly as does the other to the southwest, is that known as the Lake Superior and Mississippi Road, reaching one hundred and fifty miles to the young city of Duluth, standing at the head of the great lakes, whence cheap transportation to the Atlantic seaboard may be had for all the products of the Northwest.

    Minnesota; Its Character and Climate Likewise Sketches of Other Resorts Favorable to Invalids; Together With Copious Notes on Health; Also Hints to Tourists and Emigrants.

  • Lake Winnipeg, while the St. Louis and other rivers take their rise in the same region and flow eastwardly into Lake Superior, which is the real source of the St. Lawrence, which empties into the Atlantic.

    The History of Minnesota and Tales of the Frontier

  • The largest of these inland seas is the famous Lake Superior, which is so enormous in size that ships can sail on its broad bosom for several days _out_ _of_ _sight_ of land.

    Away in the Wilderness

  • We will commence with Lake Superior, which is 400 miles in length, 100 miles wide, and 900 feet deep, where it has been sounded.

    Canada and the Canadians Volume I

  • St.te officials said it was understandable that VHS would have worked its way into Lake Superior, which is connected to Lake Huron by the St. Marys River.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • St.te officials said it was understandable that VHS would have worked its way into Lake Superior, which is connected to Lake Huron by the St. Marys River.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • The island stretches for more than 45 miles in length, and 9 miles in width, making it the largest in Lake Superior, which is in turn the greatest of the Great Lakes.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • St.te officials said it was understandable that VHS would have worked its way into Lake Superior, which is connected to Lake Huron by the St. Marys River.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • The island stretches for more than 45 miles in length, and 9 miles in width, making it the largest in Lake Superior, which is in turn the greatest of the Great Lakes.

    The Full Feed from HuffingtonPost.com

  • St.te officials said it was understandable that VHS would have worked its way into Lake Superior, which is connected to Lake Huron by the St. Marys River.

    detnews.com - Politics-Government

Comments

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