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Kingstown

[kingz-toun]
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noun
  1. a city in and the capital of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, on SW St. Vincent island.
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St. Vincent and the Grenadines

noun
  1. 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.
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Examples from the Web for kingstown

Historical Examples

  • 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

Kingstown

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