Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

Shimonoseki

[shim-uh-nuh-sey-kee; Japanese shee-maw-naw-se-kee] /ˌʃɪm ə nəˈseɪ ki; Japanese ˈʃi mɔ nɔˈsɛ ki/
noun
1.
a seaport on SW Honshu, in SW Japan: treaty ending Sino-Japanese War signed 1895.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Shimonoseki
Historical Examples
British Dictionary definitions for Shimonoseki

Shimonoseki

/ˌʃɪmənəʊˈsɛkɪ/
noun
1.
a port in SW Japan, on SW Honshu: scene of the peace treaty (1895) ending the Sino-Japanese War; a heavy industrial centre. Pop: 246 924 (2002 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

Word of the Day

Nearby words for shimonoseki

Word Value for Shimonoseki

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends