Try Our Apps


Supposedly vs. Supposably


[wawld-hahym; German vahlt-hahym] /ˈwɔldˌhaɪm; German ˈvɑltˌhaɪm/
[kurt;; German koo rt] /kɜrt;; German kʊərt/ (Show IPA),
1918–2007, Austrian diplomat: secretary-general of the United Nations 1972–82; president of Austria 1986–92. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Waldheim
Historical Examples
  • Fischer of Waldheim has published a very interesting memoir on this parasite.

    Animal Parasites and Messmates P. J. Van Beneden
  • He had come to Waldheim for a holiday, because he liked the look of the station.

    The Red House Mystery A. A. Milne
  • Coming from Waldheim, Antony had approached the house that afternoon from the other side.

    The Red House Mystery A. A. Milne
  • They would have noticed him at Waldheim, of course, but he might have managed it at Stanton.

    The Red House Mystery A. A. Milne
  • So they had been compelled to go on further and then to have an automobile to bring them back to Waldheim.

  • They walked in silence for half a mile or so along the road to Waldheim.

    The Red House Mystery A. A. Milne
  • They were hanged, and now her body rests in Waldheim Cemetery, near the grave of those martyrs.

  • I have been to the school for girls in Waldheim and managed to interest one of the teachers.

  • In pursuance of the plan to leave the hotel the American party came to see the Waldheim, and catastrophe almost ensued.

    The Street of Seven Stars Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • She does not seem to have been harshly treated by the gaoler of Waldheim, the prison to which she was sent.

    Historic Oddities Sabine Baring-Gould
British Dictionary definitions for Waldheim


/German ˈvalthaim/
Kurt (kʊrt). 1918–2007, Austrian diplomat; secretary-general of the United Nations (1972–81); president of Austria (1986–92)
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

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Waldheim

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Waldheim

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for waldheim