Lexington

Primary Meanings of Lexington

1.
n
a city in eastern Kentucky; noted for raising thoroughbred horses
2.
n
town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought
Full Definitions of Lexington
1

n a city in eastern Kentucky; noted for raising thoroughbred horses

Example of:
city, metropolis, urban center
a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts
2

n town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought

Example of:
town
an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city

n the first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)

Synonyms:
Concord, Lexington and Concord
Example of:
pitched battle
a fierce battle fought in close combat between troops in predetermined positions at a chosen time and place

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