- a seaport in and the capital of Maryland, in the central part, on Chesapeake Bay: U.S. Naval Academy.
- a state in the E United States, on the Atlantic coast. 10,577 sq. mi. (27,395 sq. km). Capital: Annapolis. Abbreviation: MD (for use with zip code), Md.
Examples from the Web for annapolis
The Race Across America departs from Oceanside, California tomorrow, and ends at Annapolis, Maryland, some 12 days later.Pippa Middleton To Cycle Across America ... Starting Tomorrow
June 13, 2014
They had been through it all before in Madrid, Oslo, Camp David, Taba, Annapolis, and blah, blah, blah.John Kerry's Doomed Quest for Redemption
July 22, 2013
You made credible proposals to the Palestinians at Annapolis.Full Video and Transcript of Obama's Speech in Israel
March 21, 2013
A star athlete claims Annapolis failed to help her after she reported her rape.Former Student Claims U.S. Naval Academy Had ‘Zero Tolerance’ for Rape Victims
May 4, 2012
On this Christmas Day, Leslie H. Gelb, back from West Point and Annapolis, has the rousing answer.Their Gift to the Nation
Leslie H. Gelb
December 25, 2009
Congress resolved that a monument should be erected to him at Annapolis.A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion
William Dobein James
I had never been further on the road between Halifax and Annapolis, than to Cornwallis.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
The only way to git into the Navy is to go through Annapolis, and git an education.Cap'n Eri
Joseph Crosby Lincoln
The midshipmen's course is six years--four at Annapolis, and two at sea.Boy Scouts Handbook
Boy Scouts of America
She went to Washington, and thence to the hospitals at Annapolis.Winning His Way
Charles Carleton Coffin
- the capital of Maryland, near the mouth of the Severn River on Chesapeake Bay: site of the US Naval Academy. Pop: 36 178 (2003 est)
- a state of the eastern US, on the Atlantic: divided into two unequal parts by Chesapeake Bay: mostly low-lying, with the Alleghenies in the northwest Capital: Annapolis. Pop: 5 508 909 (2003 est). Area: 31 864 sq km (12 303 sq miles)Abbreviation: Md, (with zip code) MD
Word Origin and History for annapolis
U.S. state, named for Henrietta Maria (1609-1669), wife of English King Charles I. Related: Marylander.
Capital of Maryland.