a seaport in S Quebec, in E Canada, on an island (Montreal Island ) in the St. Lawrence.
- French Mont·ré·al [mawn-rey-al]. /mɔ̃ reɪˈal/.
- Mont·re·al·er, noun
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How to use Montreal in a sentence
In addition to the Virginia highways, Transurban operates 17 toll facilities in Australia and one in Montreal.Maryland selects Transurban, Macquarie to develop toll lanes for Beltway, I-270 | Katherine Shaver | February 19, 2021 | Washington Post
In our Elo ratings, the Bruins rank second and Montreal is 12th, but they are closer in terms of Cup odds — the Bruins are second at 13 percent, and the Habs are 10th at 4 percent.The NHL’s Most Bitter Rivalry Is On Pause. But It Could Come Back With A Vengeance. | Terrence Doyle | February 18, 2021 | FiveThirtyEight
After, they pined for one another while he trudged across Wisconsin’s 1,200-mile Ice Age Trail and she tended to a dying friend in Montreal.
Montreal splits the time in its net between Jake Allen and Carey Price.The NHL’s Canadian teams are scoring a lot. Like, a lot, a lot. | Neil Greenberg | February 12, 2021 | Washington Post
Kaspi is astrophysicist at the McGill Space Institute in Montreal, Canada.Exploding neutron star proves to be energy standout of the cosmos | Lisa Grossman | February 12, 2021 | Science News For Students
Castro actually flew up to Montreal to be a pallbearer at the 2000 funeral of a beloved Canadian Prime Minister, Pierre Trudeau.
A longtime Zionist, Kawalek grew up in Montreal in a semi-religious household.A Gay Jewish Zionist American Doctor in Gaza and What He Saw | Itay Hod | September 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Johnny Depp has a pretty sizeable role in Tusk as the Montreal private eye Guy LaPointe.Kevin Smith's Marijuanaissance: On 'Tusk,' 'Falling Out' with Ben Affleck, and 20 Years of 'Clerks' | Marlow Stern | September 9, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
They are so popular that Black Seed Bagels has now opened in New York selling Montreal-style bagels, and the lines are long.
Travelers to Montreal all have their favorite spots and memories, of course.
The parliament house and library of the British provinces, at Montreal, burned by a mob.
Father Gavazzi, an emissary of the pope to America, caused a riot by his preaching at Montreal.
A destructive fire at Montreal laid waste a considerable portion of the city.
I had then telegraphed to a lawyer I knew in Montreal, and he had replied that he was on the track of the wanderer.Mrs. Falchion, Complete | Gilbert Parker
Clifton Holt went with them to the city of Montreal, where they stayed a few days, as all American tourists do.David Fleming's Forgiveness | Margaret Murray Robertson
British Dictionary definitions for Montreal
a city and major port in central Canada, in S Quebec on Montreal Island at the junction of the Ottawa and St Lawrence Rivers. Pop: 1 039 534 (2001): French name: Montréal (mɔ̃real)
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Cultural definitions for Montreal
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