a chain of about 600 islands in the E West Indies in the Windward Islands: a former British colony; now divided between Grenada and St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
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How to use Grenadines in a sentence
“In Guatemala, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Jamaica, Nicaragua and Haiti, less than 20 percent of people have been fully vaccinated,” Barbosa said.States placing orders for pediatric vaccine; FDA authorization expected as soon as Friday | María Paúl, Meryl Kornfield, Andrew Jeong, Adela Suliman | October 28, 2021 | Washington Post
There are quantities of Grenadines, but the majority are out of sight.Twelve Stories and a Dream | H. G. Wells
Elinor and I could just put on our blue Grenadines, and you've got plenty of things in your other boxes.A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life. | Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
Augusta won't let us get out organdies, but we're determined on the blue Grenadines.A Summer in Leslie Goldthwaite's Life. | Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
Grenada and the Grenadines, colonized by the French, first came into English possession under the treaty of 1763.The Colonies 1492-1750 | Reuben Gold Thwaites
Among the lighter textures, adapted for both day and evening wear, are some very pretty mousselines de soie, and Grenadines.
British Dictionary definitions for Grenadines
the Grenadines a chain of about 600 islets in the Caribbean, part of the Windward Islands, extending for about 100 km (60 miles) between St Vincent and Grenada and divided administratively between the two states. Largest island: Carriacou
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