Waikiki

[ wahy-kee-kee, wahy-kee-kee ]

noun
  1. a beach and resort area on SE Oahu, in central Hawaii; part of Honolulu.

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How to use Waikiki in a sentence

  • The average rainfall in Waikiki is about 20 to 25 inches per year, slightly more in Honolulu.

    Oahu Traveler's guide | Bill Gleasner
  • Kewalo Basin near Waikiki, the sport-fishing center for Oahu, offers a fine selection of charter craft and experienced skippers.

    Oahu Traveler's guide | Bill Gleasner
  • Such a bottom is that off the beach of Waikiki, and it produces a splendid surf-riding surf.

  • The grass grows right down to the water at Waikiki Beach, and within fifty feet of the everlasting sea.

British Dictionary definitions for Waikiki

Waikiki

/ (ˈwaɪkɪˌkiː, ˌwaɪkɪˈkiː) /


noun
  1. a resort area in Hawaii, on SE Oahu: a suburb of Honolulu

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