HyperDic: manila

English > 2 senses of the word manila / Manila:
NOUNsubstancemanila, manila paper, manilla, manilla papera strong paper or thin cardboard with a smooth light brown finish made from e.g. Manila hemp
locationManila, capital of the Philippinesthe capital and largest city of the Philippines
manila / Manila > pronunciation
Soundsmahnih'lah
RhymesAbila ... Zola: 109 rhymes with lah...
English > manila: 2 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningA strong paper or thin cardboard with a smooth light brown finish made from e.g. Manila hemp.
Synonymsmanila paper, manilla, manilla paper
BroaderpaperA material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
Spanishmanilla, papel manila
Catalanmanilla, paper Manila
English > Manila: 2 senses > noun 2, location
MeaningThe capital and largest city of the Philippines; located on southern Luzon.
Synonymcapital of the Philippines
Instance ofnational capitalThe capital city of a nation
Part ofPhilippines, Republic of the PhilippinesA republic on the Philippine Islands
Spanishcapital de Filipinas, Manila
Catalancapital de les Filipines, Manila

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