Collingwood

[ kol-ing-wood ]

noun
  1. a city in SE Australia, near Melbourne.

  2. a town in S Ontario, in S Canada, on Georgian Bay of Lake Huron.

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How to use Collingwood in a sentence

  • Some expressed worry that if the county didn’t act, River Farm could go the way of Collingwood, another historic property in Fairfax County whose mansion was razed in 2019.

  • Never was a change more remarkable than that which had come upon Mrs. Collingwood.

    The Boarded-Up House | Augusta Huiell Seaman
  • Groping to the chimney-place with the aid of his matches, Mr. Collingwood found the candle and lit it.

    The Boarded-Up House | Augusta Huiell Seaman
  • Mr. Collingwood, taking the key from his mother, locked the little door in the boarding, after them.

    The Boarded-Up House | Augusta Huiell Seaman
  • As a matter of fact, it was a very distant cousin of hers who had died, a Mrs. Fanshawe Collingwood, who also lived in the town.

    The Boarded-Up House | Augusta Huiell Seaman
  • But certainly every one has heard this man Collingwood's name mentioned in connection with that of Mrs. Admaston.

    A Butterfly on the Wheel | Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull