Definition of Wellington

1. Noun. British general and statesman; he defeated Napoleon at Waterloo; subsequently served as Prime Minister (1769-1852).




2. Noun. The capital of New Zealand.
Exact synonyms: Capital Of New Zealand
Generic synonyms: National Capital
Group relationships: New Zealand

3. Noun. (19th century) a man's high tasseled boot.
Exact synonyms: Hessian, Hessian Boot, Jackboot, Wellington Boot
Generic synonyms: Boot

Definition of Wellington

1. Proper noun. Any of several places in Herefordshire, Shropshire, and Somerset. ¹

2. Proper noun. The capital of New Zealand. ¹

3. Proper noun. (politics New Zealand slang) by extension, the Government of New Zealand. ¹

4. Proper noun. Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, British soldier and statesman. ¹

5. Proper noun. (surname habitational from=Old English dot=) from the places in England. ¹

6. Noun. (military fashion) A Wellington boot ¹

7. Noun. Meat baked in a puff pastry. ¹

8. Noun. (alternative spelling of Wellington) (the boot). ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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