follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

U.S.S.R.

1.
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.
Also, USSR.

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

noun
1.
a former federal union of 15 constituent republics, in E Europe and W and N Asia, comprising the larger part of the former Russian Empire: dissolved in December 1991. 8,650,069 sq. mi. (22,402,200 sq. km).
Capital: Moscow.
Abbreviation: U.S.S.R., USSR.
Also called Russia, Soviet Union.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for u. s. s. r.

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

noun
1.
the official name of the former Soviet Union
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
u. s. s. r. in Culture
Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR)

Official name of the former Soviet Union.

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 U.S.S.R.

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for u

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for u. s. s. r.