Dictionary.com

Lyons

[ lahy-uhnz for 1; lee-awn or, sometimes, lahy-uhnz for 2 ]
/ ˈlaɪ ənz for 1; liˈɔ̃ or, sometimes, ˈlaɪ ənz for 2 /
Save This Word!

noun
Joseph Aloysius, 1879–1939, Australian statesman: prime minister 1932–39.
French Lyon. a city in and the capital of Rhone, in E France at the confluence of the Rhone and Saône rivers.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use Lyons in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for Lyons

Lyons
/ (ˈlaɪənz) /

noun
Joseph Aloysius. 1879–1939, Australian statesman; prime minister of Australia (1931–39)
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK