a city in and the capital of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, on SW St. Vincent island.

St. Vincent and the Grenadines


an island state in the S Windward Islands, in the SE West Indies comprising St. Vincent island and the N Grenadines: gained independence 1979. 150 sq. mi. (389 sq. km). Capital: Kingstown. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for kingstown

Historical Examples of kingstown

  • Are you certain that the yacht has not returned to Kingstown?

    Roland Cashel

    Charles James Lever

  • All set out for Kingstown, in the neighborhood of which the race was to come off.

    Confessions Of Con Cregan

    Charles James Lever

  • But, with your leave, we 'll start from Kingstown again at nine.

    Nuts and Nutcrackers

    Charles James Lever

  • That will then be the time to go down to the baths at Howth or Kingstown.

    Time and Tide

    Robert S. (Robert Stawell) Ball

  • Tom O'Donovan caught, just caught the mail boat at Kingstown.

    Lady Bountiful

    George A. Birmingham

British Dictionary definitions for kingstown



the capital of St Vincent and the Grenadines: a port and resort. p.: 31 000 (2005 est)
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