Ipswich

[ ip-swich ]

noun
  1. a city in SE Suffolk, in E England.

  2. a town in NE Massachusetts.

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How to use Ipswich in a sentence

  • Anna Gibbs is a science journalist from Ipswich, Massachusetts.

  • Ipswich fared well in the Elizabethan days, when her Gracious Majesty condescended to visit the place.

    East Anglia | J. Ewing Ritchie
  • One of the Congregational churches of Ipswich, at any rate, has very interesting historical associations.

    East Anglia | J. Ewing Ritchie
  • Another Ipswich lady, Mrs. Keeley, who lives on in her grand old age, was certainly one of the most popular performers of her day.

    East Anglia | J. Ewing Ritchie
  • One of the Ipswich characters of my boyhood, of whom Mr. Glyde has preserved an anecdote, was old Tuxford, the veterinary surgeon.

    East Anglia | J. Ewing Ritchie
  • He represented Ipswich in three Parliaments, and died without issue in 1588, aged seventy-two.

    East Anglia | J. Ewing Ritchie

British Dictionary definitions for Ipswich

Ipswich

/ (ˈɪpswɪtʃ) /


noun
  1. a town in E England, administrative centre of Suffolk, a port at the head of the Orwell estuary: financial services, telecommunications. Pop: 138 718 (2001)

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