Markham

[ mahr-kuhm ]
/ ˈmɑr kəm /

noun

Beryl, 1902–86, English aviation pioneer: first woman to fly solo over the Atlantic Ocean east to west 1936.
(Charles) Edwin, 1852–1940, U.S. poet.
Mount, a mountain in Antarctica, SW of the Ross Sea. 15,100 feet (4,600 meters).
a town in SE Ontario, in S Canada, near Toronto.
a city in NE Illinois, near Chicago.

QUIZZES

QUIZ YOURSELF ON THESE WORDS FROM BROWN GIRL DREAMING!

Visualize yourself passing this quiz on words from Jacqueline Woodson’s exquisite verse novel “Brown Girl Dreaming,” and then take the quiz to prove you can do it! (Because you can.)
Question 1 of 10
What does “barren” mean?
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for Markham

British Dictionary definitions for Markham

Markham
/ (ˈmɑːkəm) /

noun

Mount Markham a mountain in Antarctica, in Victoria Land. Height: 4350 m (14 272 ft)
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