1. [ noun ] (geography) the 11 southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
Synonyms: South Confederacy Dixieland confederate_states Confederate_States_of_America
Related terms: geographical_area Virginia Georgia Texas Missouri Mississippi Arkansas Florida Kentucky Louisiana Alabama North_Carolina Tennessee South_Carolina slave_state southern south
2. [ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 481
3. [ noun ] (British) a large metal pot (12 gallon camp kettle) for cooking; used in military camps
Related terms: pot UK
Similar spelling:   Dix