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Meaning of DIXIE

Pronunciation:  'diksee, 'diksee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  (British) a large metal pot (12 gallon camp kettle) for cooking; used in military camps
  2. [n]  the 11 southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
 

DIXIE is a 5 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: Confederacy, Confederate States of America, Dixieland, South
 
 See Also: AL, Alabama, Bluegrass State, Camellia State, Empire State of the South, Everglade State, FL, Florida, GA, geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region, Georgia, Heart of Dixie, Kentucky, KY, LA, Lone-Star State, Louisiana, Magnolia State, Mississippi, MS, NC, North Carolina, Old Dominion, Old Dominion State, Old North State, Palmetto State, Peach State, Pelican State, pot, SC, slave state, South Carolina, Sunshine State, Tar Heel State, Tennessee, Texas, TN, TX, VA, Virginia, Volunteer State

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dix"ie\, n.
A colloquial name for the Southern portion of the United
States, esp. during the Civil War. [U.S.]

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: Dixieland, Down East, East, East Coast, eastland, Middle Atlantic, Middle West, New England, North, North Central region, Northeast, northland, Northwest, Pacific Northwest, South, Southeast, Southwest, Sunbelt, the Coast, West, West Coast, westland, wild West, Yankeeland
 

 

 

 

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