English dictionary

Hint: With the Firefox addon you can search this dictionary from the browsers search field.

English noun: Rock of Gibraltar

1. Rock of Gibraltar (location) location of a colony of the United Kingdom on a limestone promontory at the southern tip of Spain; strategically important because it can control the entrance of ships into the Mediterranean; one of the Pillars of Hercules

SynonymsCalpe, Gibraltar

Instance hypernymcolony, foreland, head, headland, promontory, settlement

Part meronymEurope, Pillars of Hercules

Member holonymGibraltarian

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk