[ gwahn-dawng ]
/ ˈgwɑnˈdɔŋ /
a former territory in northeastern China at the tip of Liaodong peninsula; leased to Japan 1905–45.
FOR LEXICAL ALIMENTATION, TAKE THIS WORD OF THE DAY QUIZ!
Nourish your vocabulary with a refresher on the words from the week of September 14–20, 2020!
Question 1 of 7
What does “blatherskite” mean?
Also (Older Spelling) Kwan·tung [kwahn-toong, kwan-; Chinese gwahn-doong] /ˈkwɑnˈtʊŋ, ˈkwæn-; Chinese ˈgwɑnˈdʊŋ/ .
Words nearby Guandong
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020