Dictionary.com

Cancún

[ kan-koon; Spanish kahng-koon ]
/ kænˈkun; Spanish kɑŋˈkun /
Save This Word!

noun
an island off NE Quintana Roo territory, on the Yucatán Peninsula, in SE Mexico: beach resort.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Cancún in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Cancún

Cancún
/ (kaːnˈkuːn) /

noun
a coastal resort in SE Mexico on the Yucatán Peninsula. Pop: 457 000 (2004 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
FEEDBACK