- a state of the NE United States: a part of New England. 9609 sq. mi. (24,885 sq. km). Capital: Montpelier. Abbreviation: VT (for use with zip code), Vt.
Examples from the Web for vermont
But Sanders, a representative of the Northeastern vacation state of Vermont, also opposes fossil fuel development.Time to Bring Back the Truman Democrats
December 21, 2014
Berkshire East ski resort near the Vermont border, which has 44 trails, has taken this power-production drive a step further.Solar Powered Ski Lift
The Daily Beast
November 24, 2014
This past winter, my partner and I rented a small house in rural Vermont with a gorgeous clawfoot tub.I Tried Cosmo’s New Lesbian Sex Tips
November 18, 2014
Vermont is the only state that requires purchase of any individual health care insurance policies through the state exchange.
This throws the election into the Vermont state house, where Democrats have a sizeable advantage.
Don't these mountains make you think of your native Vermont, George?
"I'll admit that Vermont is a good state for two months in the year," said Dick.
Vermont, having been explored by Champlain in 1609, was settled some years after.The Nation in a Nutshell
George Makepeace Towle
And all the better, I dare say, for the thrashing he got when a youngster, from the Vermont tailor.Homeward Bound
James Fenimore Cooper
As on the previous day Michigan and Vermont were relegated to the rear.Personal Recollections of a Cavalryman
J. H. (James Harvey) Kidd
- a state in the northeastern US: crossed from north to south by the Green Mountains; bounded on the east by the Connecticut River and by Lake Champlain in the northwest Capital: Montpelier. Pop: 619 107 (2003 est). Area: 24 887 sq km (9609 sq miles)Abbreviation: Vt, (with zip code) VT
Word Origin and History for vermont
U.S. state, 1777, based on French words for "Green Mountain," but perhaps was formed by one with limited knowledge of French, where the correct form would be Mont Vert (as in the village of Pont-de-Montvert).