a city in S Massachusetts, on the Connecticut River.
a city in SW Missouri.
a city in and the capital of Illinois, in the central part.
a city in W Ohio.
a city in W Oregon.
a town in SE Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia.
a town in N Tennessee.
a town in SE Vermont.
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How to use Springfield in a sentence
On this trip, he and his players never left their Springfield hotel.In search of top competition, high school basketball powerhouses are still crisscrossing the country | Kyle Melnick | January 21, 2021 | Washington Post
Coaches knew their games could be lost even after arriving in Springfield.In search of top competition, high school basketball powerhouses are still crisscrossing the country | Kyle Melnick | January 21, 2021 | Washington Post
Hearing rumors that pro-Southern elements in his own state were threatening to join the Confederacy, Douglas returned home to deliver what would become known as his “Protect the Flag” speech at the State House in Springfield.Gracious losers protect our democracy. Sore ones undermine it. | Edward McClelland | January 6, 2021 | Washington Post
Her kindergarten through fifth grade students are part of the Springfield public school system.
Congratulations to Bill Neagle of Springfield, Missouri, winner of last week’s Riddler Classic.
In 1998, Osher served on an expert panel after a shooting at Thurston High School in Springfield, Oregon.
The Urban League of Springfield in Massachusetts received $5,000.Ex-Politicians Keeping $100 Million in Private Slush Funds | Dave Levinthal, Center for Public Integrity | May 22, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
They spent their “honeymoon” at the Globe Tavern in Springfield.
Much of the Springfield goodwill between the two now seems like a thing of the past.
Born in Detroit, she moved around as a kid, before settling in Springfield, Va., a suburb of Washington, D.C.Meet Angel Haze: the Brooklyn Rapper Tackling Sex Abuse in Her Rhymes | Drake Baer | November 21, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Manufacture of the motorcycle upon a commercial scale forthwith commenced in the bicycle manufactory at Springfield, Mass.The Wonder Book of Knowledge | Various
He reached Springfield in safety and there joined a wagon train en route for Rolla, guarded by a detachment of fifty cavalry.The Courier of the Ozarks | Byron A. Dunn
Up around Springfield, seventy-five miles away, and Schofield's orders are to hold this position at all hazards.The Courier of the Ozarks | Byron A. Dunn
Three days later I got a report on the water from a chemist in Springfield; it was pure.The Idyl of Twin Fires | Walter Prichard Eaton
Some miles out of Springfield the train stopped at a small station.From Farm to Fortune | Horatio Alger Jr.
British Dictionary definitions for Springfield
a city in S Massachusetts, on the Connecticut River: the site of the US arsenal and armoury (1794–1968), which developed the Springfield and Garand rifles. Pop: 152 157 (2003 est)
a city in SW Missouri. Pop: 150 867 (2003 est)
a city in central Illinois, capital of the state: the home and burial place of Abraham Lincoln. Pop: 113 586 (2003 est)
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