HyperDic: florida

English > 1 sense of the word Florida:
NOUNlocationFlorida, Sunshine State, Everglade State, FL, Fla.a state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico
Florida > pronunciation
Soundsflaa'rahdah; flaa'rihdah; flao'rahdah; flao'rihdah
RhymesADA ... Wajda: 58 rhymes with dah...
English > Florida: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA state in southeastern United States between the Atlantic and the Gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate states / states during the American Civil War.
SynonymsSunshine State, Everglade State, FL, Fla.
Instance ofAmerican stateOne of the 50 states of the United States
Member ofConfederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, South, Dixie, DixielandThe southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
Part ofGulf StatesA region of the United States comprising states bordering the Gulf of Mexico
United States, United States of America, America, the States, US, U.S., USA, U.S.A.North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
PartsApalachicola, Apalachicola RiverA river in northwestern Florida formed by the confluence of the Chattahoochee River and the Flint River at the Florida border
Biscayne BayA narrow bay formed by an inlet from the Atlantic Ocean in southeastern Florida
Biscayne National ParkA national park in Florida having underwater coral reefs and marine life
Caloosahatchee, Caloosahatchee RiverA river in southern Florida that flows westerly to the Gulf of Mexico
Caloosahatchee CanalA canal that connects Lake Okeechobee with the Caloosahatchee River in southern Florida to form part of the Cross-Florida Waterway
Cape Canaveral, Cape KennedyA sandy promontory (formerly Cape Kennedy) extending into the Atlantic Ocean from a barrier island off the eastern coast of Florida
Daytona BeachA resort town in northeast Florida on the Atlantic coast
EvergladesA large subtropical swamp in southern Florida that is noted for its wildlife
Everglades National ParkA national park in Florida containing an immense subtropical wilderness with mangrove swamps and rare birds and wild animals
Fort LauderdaleA city in southeast Florida on the Atlantic coast to the north of Miami
Fort MyersA town in southwest Florida
GainesvilleA university town in north central Florida
JacksonvilleFlorida's largest city
Key WestA town on the westernmost of the Florida keys in the Gulf of Mexico
Kissimmee, Kissimmee RiverA river of central Florida that flows southward to Lake Okeechobee
MelbourneA resort town in east central Florida
MiamiA city and resort in southeastern Florida on Biscayne Bay
Miami BeachA city in southeastern Florida on an island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean
Okeechobee, Lake OkeechobeeA lake in southeast Florida to the north of the Everglades
Okefenokee SwampA large swampy area of northeast Florida and southeast Georgia
OrlandoA city in central Florida
Palm BeachA resort town in southeast Florida on an island on the Atlantic coast
Panama CityA resort and fishing / fishing town on the Gulf of Mexico in northwest Florida
PensacolaA town in extreme northwest Florida
Saint Johns, Saint Johns River, St. Johns, St. Johns RiverA river in northeastern Florida that flows northward to Jacksonville and then eastward to empty into the Atlantic Ocean
SarasotaA town in west central Florida on the Gulf of Mexico
St. Augustine, Saint AugustineA resort city in northeastern Florida
St. Petersburg, Saint PetersburgA city in western Florida on Tampa Bay
Tallahassee, capital of FloridaCapital of the state of Florida
TampaA resort city in western Florida
Tampa BayAn arm of the Gulf of Mexico in west central Florida
West Palm BeachA town in southeast Florida on the mainland opposite Palm Beach
key, cay, Florida keyA coral reef off the southern coast of Florida
CatalanDepartament de Florida, Florida

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