HyperDic: venice

English > 1 sense of the word Venice:
NOUNlocationVenice, Veneziathe provincial capital of Veneto
Venice > pronunciation
Soundsveh'nahs; veh'nihs
Rhymesabacus ... zealous: 1164 rhymes with ahs...
abyss ... worthiness: 194 rhymes with ihs...
English > Venice: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningThe provincial capital of Veneto; built on 118 islands within a lagoon in the Gulf of Venice; has canals instead of streets; one of Italy's major ports and a famous tourist attraction.
SynonymVenezia
Instance ofcity, metropolis, urban centerA large and densely populated urban area
MembersVenetianA resident of Venice
Part ofVeneto, Venezia-Euganea, VenetiaA region of northeastern Italy on the Adriatic
PartsGrand CanalThe major waterway in Venice, Italy
SpanishVenecia
CatalanVenecia, Venècia, Venezia
AdjectivesVenetianof or relating to or characteristic of Venice or its people

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