[ sil-vey-nee-uh, -veyn-yuh ]

  1. a town in NW Ohio.

Words Nearby Sylvania Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Sylvania in a sentence

  • Satisfied that she was safely domiciled for the night he opened the gate of Sylvania Castle and retired to his room also.

    The Well-Beloved | Thomas Hardy
  • It might be possible to rent Sylvania Castle as he had formerly done—better still to buy it.

    The Well-Beloved | Thomas Hardy
  • The best example of "glass sand" is the Sylvania sandstone of southeastern Michigan.

    North America | Israel C. Russell
  • The little steamer Sylvania was my own property, for I had earned it by saving the lives of her original owner and his family.

    Up the River | Oliver Optic
  • Owen Garningham, my cousin, had been swept from the hurricane-deck of the Sylvania by the raging sea.

    Up the River | Oliver Optic