HyperDic: saratoga

English > 2 senses of the word saratoga / Saratoga:
NOUNanimalsaratoga, Australian arowana, Dawson River salmon, spotted barramundi, spotted bonytongue, Scleropages leichardtia species of large fish found in Australian rivers
actSaratoga, battle of Saratogaa battle during the American Revolution (1777)
saratoga / Saratoga > pronunciation
Soundsseh.rahtow'gah
RhymesAga ... yoga: 28 rhymes with gah...
English > saratoga: 2 senses > noun 1, animal
MeaningA species of large fish found in Australian rivers.
SynonymsAustralian arowana, Dawson River salmon, spotted barramundi, spotted bonytongue, Scleropages leichardti
Member ofScleropages, genus ScleropagesA genus of large freshwater fishes of Australia and Borneo
Broaderfish speciesA species of fish
English > Saratoga: 2 senses > noun 2, act
MeaningA battle during the American Revolution (1777); the British under Burgoyne were defeated.
Synonymbattle of Saratoga
Instance ofpitched battleA fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place
Part ofAmerican Revolution, American Revolutionary War, War of American Independence, American War of IndependenceThe revolution of the American Colonies against Great Britain
RegionNew York, New York State, Empire State, NY, N.Y.A Mid-Atlantic state
Spanishbatalla de Saratoga, Saratoga

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