HyperDic: colorado_river

English > 2 senses of the expression Colorado River:
NOUNobjectColorado River, Coloradoa river in Texas
objectColorado River, Coloradoan important river in the southwestern United States
English > Colorado River: 2 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningA river in Texas; flows southeast into the Gulf of Mexico.
SynonymColorado
Instance ofriverA large natural stream of water (larger / larger than a creek)
Part ofTexas, Lone-Star State, TX, Tex.The second largest state
SpanishColorado
CatalanColorado
English > Colorado River: 2 senses > noun 2, object
MeaningAn important river in the southwestern United States; rises in the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado and flows southwest through Utah into Arizona (where it flows through the Grand Canyon) and then southward through the southern tip of Nevada, then forming the border between California and Arizona and finally into Mexico where it empties into the Gulf of California; the main source of water in the southwestern United States.
SynonymColorado
Instance ofriverA large natural stream of water (larger / larger than a creek)
Part ofArizona, Grand Canyon State, AZA state in southwestern United States
Colorado, Centennial State, CO, Colo.A state in west central United States in the Rocky Mountains
Mexico, United Mexican StatesA republic in southern North America
Nevada, Silver State, Battle Born State, Sagebrush State, NV, Nev.A state in the southwestern United States
Utah, Beehive State, Mormon State, UT, Ut.A state in the western United States
SpanishColorado River

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