Definition of Shreveport

1. Noun. A city in northwest Louisiana on the Red River near the Texas border.

Generic synonyms: City, Metropolis, Urban Center
Group relationships: La, Louisiana, Pelican State



Definition of Shreveport

1. Proper noun. A city in the state of Louisiana, America. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Shreveport

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Shotokan
Shover
Show Me State
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Shraddha
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Shreveport
Shrewsbury
Shrewsbury cake
Shrewsbury cakes
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Shrove Sunday
Shrove Tuesday
Shrovetide
Shtokavian
Shua
Shuadit

Literary usage of Shreveport

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1. Supreme Court Reporter by Robert Desty, United States Supreme Court, West Publishing Company (1914)
"The complaint was that the appellants, and other interstate carriers, maintained unreasonable rates from shreveport, Louisiana, to various points in Texas, ..."

2. Leading Cases on American Constitutional Law by Lawrence Boyd Evans (1916)
"[Complaint was made to the Interstate Commerce Commission that a carrier operating between Dallas, Texas, and shreveport, Louisiana, made rates eastward ..."

3. Bulletin by United States Weather Bureau (1904)
"Red River at and beyond shreveport, La., by Mr. JW Cronk, Observer.—An enormous loss to all interests in the Red River Valley was the unavoidable result of ..."

4. United States Supreme Court Reports by Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company, United States Supreme Court (1888)
"... to be received by petitioners when paid by or collected from steamboats at the wharves of shreveport, until the entire amount of such indebtedness under ..."

5. Supplemental Digest of Decisions Under the Interstate Commerce Act by Herbert Confield Lust (1915)
"But over this route the short-line distance to shreveport Is 589 miles; in any event, the distance to shreveport exceeding that to Tex- arkana by 63 miles. ..."

6. The Manual of Statistics: Stock Exchange Hand-book . by Financial News Association (New York, Charles M. Goodsell, Henry E. Wallace (1908)
"WF Taylor, shreveport. Main office, shreveport, La. President's office, Hibernia Building, New Orleans. Annual meeting:, first Tuesday after first Monday in ..."

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