[ kam-puh-bel-oh ]

  1. an island in SE Canada, in New Brunswick province.

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How to use Campobello in a sentence

  • Mrs. Brinkley gave him an account of Dan Mavering as she had seen him at Campobello, and of his family as she just heard of them.

    April Hopes | William Dean Howells
  • Campobello is a rocky island, and Cape Ann is rocky and has no long, harborless coast.

  • Campobello is now a summer resort, with numerous hotels and cottages.

  • Of this latter form there is a large colony on Campobello Island.

    The Sea-beach at Ebb-tide | Augusta Foote Arnold
  • Is the light of Campobello particularly good on such questions?

    April Hopes | William Dean Howells

British Dictionary definitions for Campobello


/ (ˌkæmpəˈbɛləʊ) /

  1. an island in the Bay of Fundy, off the coast of SE Canada: part of New Brunswick province. Area: about 52 sq km (20 sq miles). Pop: 1195 (2001)

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