Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

Oakland

[ohk-luh nd]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. a seaport in W California, on San Francisco Bay.
  2. a town in NE New Jersey.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for oakland

Contemporary Examples

Historical Examples


British Dictionary definitions for oakland

Oakland

noun
  1. a port and industrial centre in W California, on San Francisco Bay; damaged by earthquake in 1989. Pop: 398 844 (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

oakland in Culture

Oakland

City in northern California on the east side of San Francisco Bay.

The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.