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Meaning of OXFORD

Pronunciation:  'âksfurd, 'âksfurd

WordNet Dictionary
  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
\Ox"ford\, a.
Of or pertaining to the city or university of Oxford,

{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.