Salt Lake City love

Definitions

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

  • The capital and largest city of Utah, in the north-central part of the state near Great Salt Lake. Brigham Young and his followers settled here in 1847, establishing it as the center of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Population: 179,000.

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  • proper n. The capital city of Utah, USA.

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

  • n. the capital and largest city of Utah; located near the Great Salt Lake in north central Utah; world capital of the Mormon Church

Etymologies

Named after the Great Salt Lake. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • He confirmed that he had spoken with Le Gougne by telephone in Salt Lake City before the pairs event—but only, he insisted, about getting her French team uniform delivered, and about the pressure she felt because other camps were “lobbying” for the Canadian couple.

    THE SECOND MARK

  • “He is, after all, Apolo Ohno—everyone else, frankly, is not,” the U.S. team leader, Jack Mortell, told a reporter from one of the Salt Lake City papers.

    Zero Regrets

  • After all, my own grandmother, Mary Bitnam, had left her town of Aborniki, Lithuania, to move to the United States after being accepted at the Salt Lake City Conservatory of Music, so she knew something about the arts!

    Roseanne Archy

  • Bubbe Mary was an expert seamstress, and that ability had brought her to America, where she was hired for work in a sweatshop at age sixteen, and promptly enrolled herself at the Salt Lake City Conservatory of Music as well.

    Roseanne Archy

  • Terry Mercer, a pilot with the Department of Public Safety, had just been canceled for a flight, and had left his DPS helicopter fueled and sitting on the helipad at the Salt Lake City International Airport, when he got a call at ten-forty-five A.M.

    127 Hours

  • * I recently located the Plenks both doctors, he a radiologist, she a child psychiatrist in Salt Lake City and called to thank them for their long-ago efforts on our behalf.

    Enemies of the People

  • Salt Lake City is also the spiritual and physical home to the glorious LDS Church, situated in the beating heart of downtown, Temple Square.

    Miss Misery

  • On my final campaign swing, I stopped in Salt Lake City for Genevieve Atwood, a bright, enthusiastic candidate for Congress who in her rally speech gave an unusual endorsement for George.

    Barbara Bush

  • Everybody I talked to suddenly loved short-track speed skating, and in Salt Lake City I suddenly was getting to mingle with statesmen, A-list athletes, dignitaries, celebrities, you name it—President Bush, Lance Armstrong, Cal Ripken Jr., Katarina Witt.

    Zero Regrets

  • He told Bubbe Mary that he had a lot of rosebushes himself back in Florida, where he used to live before he decided to leave his life of golf and roses and leisure to come to Salt Lake City and write his book about how he left Florida for Utah to live among the drunk and the poor there.

    Roseanne Archy

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