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Meaning of OXFORD

Pronunciation:  'âksfurd, 'âksfurd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a low shoe laced over the instep
  2. [n]  a university in England
  3. [n]  a city in southern England northwest of London; site of Oxford University
  4. [n]  a university town in northern Mississippi; home of William Faulkner
 

OXFORD is a 6 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: Oxford University
 
 See Also: city, Empire State of the South, England, GA, Georgia, metropolis, Oxford, Oxford, Oxford University, Oxonian, Peach State, saddle oxford, saddle shoe, shoe, town, university, urban center

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ox"ford\, a.
Of or pertaining to the city or university of Oxford,
England.

{Oxford movement}. See {Tractarianism}.

{Oxford School}, a name given to those members of the Church
   of England who adopted the theology of the so-called
   Oxford ``Tracts for the Times,'' issued the period 1833 --
   1841. --Shipley.

{Oxford tie}, a kind of shoe, laced on the instep, and
   usually covering the foot nearly to the ankle.

 

 

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