Graian Alps

[ grey-uhn alps, grahy-uhn ]
/ ˈgreɪ ən ˈælps, ˈgraɪ ən /

noun (used with a plural verb)

a mountain range in France and Italy, in the W Alps. Highest peak, Gran Paradiso, 13,324 feet (4,061 meters).

QUIZZES

DON’T VACILLATE! VANQUISH THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!

It’d be a real faux pas to miss this quiz on the words from August 3–9, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “vacillate” mean?
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for Graian Alps

Graian Alps
/ (ˈɡreɪən, ˈɡraɪ-) /

pl n

the N part of the Western Alps, in France and NW Piedmont, Italy. Highest peak: Gran Paradiso, 4061 m (13 323 ft)
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