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English noun: Charleston

1. Charleston (location) state capital of West Virginia in the central part of the state on the Kanawha river


Synonymscapital of West Virginia


Instance hypernymstate capital


Part meronymMountain State, West Virginia, WV

2. Charleston (location) a port city in southeastern South Carolina


Instance hypernymcity, metropolis, port, urban center


Part meronymPalmetto State, SC, South Carolina

3. Charleston (act) an American ballroom dance in syncopated rhythm; popular early in the 20th century


Broader (hypernym)ballroom dance, ballroom dancing


English verb: Charleston

1. Charleston (motion) dance the Charleston


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)dance, trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe









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