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OTHER WORDS FROM CaliforniaCal·i·for·nian, adjective, noun
Words nearby California
Example sentences from the Web for California
In California, the San Diego Automotive Museum held a raffle for one of its classic cars to raise money to pay its staff.
A year later, however, King and Goffin divorced, and she packed up her two children and traveled west to California, where she met James Taylor.Fifty years later, ‘Tapestry’s’ hope and optimism still resonates|Tanya Pearson|February 26, 2021|Washington Post
Utility giant Pacific Gas & Electric accused two of its former employees of accepting bribes to funnel business to a waste-hauling company after the Camp Fire, the deadliest wildfire in California history.Lawsuit Reveals New Allegations Against PG&E Contractor Accused of Fraud|by Scott Morris, Bay City News Foundation|February 26, 2021|ProPublica
When Torlano returned to his home in Sugar Pine, California, a small community near the park’s south entrance, he called Zellers for beta, gleaning what he could.
That policy change, he said, conflicted with California law.Becerra commits to private-sector Medicare but indicates it is too generous|Amy Goldstein, Brittany Shammas|February 25, 2021|Washington Post
But since those rosy scenarios were first floated, the California political scene has grown more crowded.
Newsom will likely be out if Harris runs since the two are considered allies, California political insiders said.
Those threats prompted Lozoya to move her family to California for a time until things cooled down, she said in an interview.
Excited, Shaheen wasted no time and began interviewing surgeons, deciding upon Dr. Curtis Crane in Greenbrae, California.The Insurance Company Promised a Gender Reassignment. Then They Made a Mistake.|James Joiner|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Before it was split between Iran, Pakistan, and Afghanistan, Baluchistan spread over an area slightly larger than California.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I really ought to visit my California estates, and I have always wanted to see that part of America.
I have always rather wanted to visit California, and started for it once upon a time—on my wedding journey.
It was one of those brilliant clear crisp days with which that high plateau can put even California to the blush.
(p. 340) In summer the roads are very dusty in California, and this dust is a disadvantage to the tobacco planter.
He'll push you all right, and as soon as you have swallowed the California codes you can practise in the courts by courtesy.
British Dictionary definitions for California
Cultural definitions for California
State in the Far West bordered by Oregon to the north; Nevada and Arizona to the east; Baja California, Mexico, to the south; and the Pacific Ocean to the west. Its capital is Sacramento, and its largest city is Los Angeles.