HyperDic: philadelphia

English > 1 sense of the word Philadelphia:
NOUNlocationPhiladelphia, City of Brotherly Lovethe largest city in Pennsylvania
Philadelphia > pronunciation
Soundsfih.lahdeh'lfiyah
RhymesAbyssinia ... zinnia: 217 rhymes with iyah...
English > Philadelphia: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningThe largest city in Pennsylvania; located in the southeastern part of the state on the Delaware river; site of Independence Hall where the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution were signed; site of the University of Pennsylvania.
SynonymCity of Brotherly Love
Instance ofcity, metropolis, urban centerA large and densely populated urban area
Part ofPennsylvania, Keystone State, PA, Pa.A Mid-Atlantic state
PartsBenjamin Franklin BridgeA suspension bridge across the Delaware River
Independence HallThe building in Philadelphia where the Declaration of Independence was signed
Walt Whitman BridgeA suspension bridge across the Delaware River
SpanishFiladelfia, Philadelphia
CatalanFiladelfia, Filadèlfia

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