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Meaning of COLORADO

Pronunciation:  `kâlu'radow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a state in west central United States in the Rocky Mountains
  2. [n]  a river in southwestern United States; rises in the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado and flows southwest through Utah into Arizona (where it flows through the Grand Canyon) and then southward forming the border between California and Arizona and finally into Mexico where it empties into the Gulf of California; an important source of water in the southwestern United States
  3. [n]  a river in Texas; flows southeast into the Gulf of Mexico

COLORADO is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: Centennial State, CO, Colorado River
 See Also: America, American state, Arizona, Arkansas, Arkansas River, AZ, Beehive State, Boulder, capital of Colorado, Centennial State, CO, Colorado, Colorado, Colorado Plateau, Colorado River, Colorado Springs, Denver, Grand Canyon State, Lone-Star State, Mesa Verde National Park, Mexico, Mile-High City, Mormon State, Mount Sherman, North Platte, North Platte River, Pike's Peak, Pueblo, river, Rocky Mountain National Park, Sherman, Texas, TX, U.S., U.S.A., United Mexican States, United States, United States of America, US, USA, UT, Utah



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Col`o*ra"do\, a. [Sp., red.]
1. Reddish; -- often used in proper names of rivers or
   creeks. [Southwestern U. S.]

2. Medium in color and strength; -- said of cigars. [Cant]