1. [ noun ] (government,geography) a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
Synonyms: Old_Colony ma Bay_State
Related terms: American_state springfield pittsfield New_England Boston Salem merrimack Worcester Charles Berkshires Cambridge gloucester concord lexington medford Plymouth cape_ann housatonic Cape_Cod cape_cod_canal williamstown Lexington
2. [ noun ] a member of the Algonquian people who formerly lived around Massachusetts Bay
Synonyms: Massachuset
Related terms: Algonquian
3. [ noun ] (geography) one of the British colonies that formed the United States
Synonyms: massachusetts_bay_colony
Related terms: Colony
4. [ noun ] (linguistics) the Algonquian language of the Massachuset people
Synonyms: Massachuset
Related terms: Algonquian
Similar spelling:   Massachuset