follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

Louisville

[loo-ee-vil, -uh-vuh l] /ˈlu iˌvɪl, -ə vəl/
noun
1.
a port in N Kentucky, on the Ohio River: Kentucky Derby.
Related forms
Louisvillian
[loo-ee-vil-yuh n] /ˌlu iˈvɪl yən/ (Show IPA),
noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for Louisville

Louisville

/ˈluːɪˌvɪl/
noun
1.
a port in N Kentucky, on the Ohio River: site of the annual Kentucky Derby; university (1837). Pop: 248 762 (2003 est)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Louisville in Culture
Louisville [(looh-ee-vil, looh-uh-vuhl)]

Largest city in Kentucky.

Note: The Kentucky Derby, a famous horse race, is held there every spring.
The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Louisville

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Louisville

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for louisville