Perugia

[ pe-roo-jah; English puh-roo-juh, -jee-uh ]
/ pɛˈru dʒɑ; English pəˈru dʒə, -dʒi ə /

noun

a city in central Umbria, in central Italy.
Lake of. Trasimeno.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

OTHER WORDS FROM Perugia

Pe·ru·gian [puh-roo-juhn, -jee-uhn], /pəˈru dʒən, -dʒi ən/, adjective, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for Perugia

British Dictionary definitions for Perugia

Perugia
/ (pəˈruːdʒə, Italian peˈruːdʒa) /

noun

a city in central Italy, in Umbria: centre of the Umbrian school of painting (15th century); university (1308); Etruscan and Roman remains. Pop: 149 125 (2001)Ancient name: Perusia
Lake Perugia another name for (Lake) Trasimene
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