Definition of to_win
1. town [ n ] an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city
Examples: "they drive through town on their way to work"
(St. Louis Post-Dispatch,...)
Despite the recession , Pittsburgh came into town with this imposing list of averages : Smoky_Burgess .455 , Gino_Cimoli .389 , Bill_Virdon .340 , Bob_Clemente and Dick_Groat , each .323 , Dick_Stuart .306 , Don_Hoak .280 and Bob_Skinner .267 .
(Nathan Rapport, ""I've Been Here before!"...)
I recall the startling , vivid realism of a dream in which I lived through the horror of the bombing of a little Korean town .
(Edward P. Lawton, "Northern Liberals and Southern...)
A Southerner married to a New_Englander , I have lived for many years in a Connecticut commuting town with a high percentage of artists , writers , publicity_men , and business_executives of egghead tastes .
(Max F. Millikan and Donald L. M. Blackmer,...)
As the historic processes of modernization gradually gain momentum , their cohesion will be threatened by divisive forces , the gaps between rulers and subjects , town and country , will widen ; new aspirants for power will emerge whose ambitions far exceed their competence ; old rulers may lose their nerve and their sense_of_direction .
(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)
There the matter stands with the prospect that soon Manchester may be removed from the roster of towns contributing raw sewage to its main streams .Synonyms town Related Terms municipality hometown Bennington burg boom_town Actium market_town Bethelem Oxford Blackpool Princeton Tara Stratford-on-Avon cusco Thule Monte_Carlo Selma Fayetteville Palo_Alto Valdosta Plymouth Great_Falls canterbury Taos Saratoga_Springs Chappel_Hill stagira Fayetteville antakiya decatur viborg maarianhamina cnossos actium accho bethlehem tibur acragas nanaimo churchill yellowknife kingston sault_sainte_marie dawson aalost hastings athens bangor aberdare bangor calais chablis vichy el_aaium lafayette setubal dubuque abydos nogales gadsden alexandria lafayette tuskegee nome flagstaff nogales prescott yuma fort_smith hot_springs jonesboro pine_bluff texarkana barstow eureka monterey redding san_mateo san_pablo santa_barbara boulder farmington new_london daytona_beach fort_myers gainesville key_west melbourne palm_beach panama_city pensacola sarasota west_palm_beach albany athens brunswick hilo coeur_d'alene idaho_falls lewiston nampa pocatello twin_falls carbondale champaign east_saint_louis moline rock_island urbana bloomington tuscaloosa muncie council_bluffs clinton austerlitz mason_city ottumwa dodge_city hays lawrence salina bowling_green owensboro paducah Saqqara Ayr monroe morgan_city bangor brunswick lewiston orono aberdeen frederick hagerstown concord gloucester lexington medford pittsfield alpena houghton jackson kalamazoo marquette monroe saginaw traverse_city bemidji hibbing mankato rochester saint_cloud virginia biloxi columbus greenville hattiesburg meridian natchez tupelo vicksburg cape_girardeau columbia hannibal poplar_bluff saint_joseph sedalia bozeman missoula grand_island north_platte portsmouth new_brunswick carlsbad farmington gallup las_cruces los_alamos roswell silver_city ithaca elmont kingston newburgh watertown asheville fayetteville greenville wilmington ghost_town mansfield bartlesville enid lawton mcalester muskogee bend klamath_falls medford
2. town [ n ] an administrative division of a county
Examples: "the town is responsible for snow removal"
(Edwin L. Bigelow and Nancy H. Otis,...)
The committee submitted a report signed by Louis_Martin and Leon_Wiley with a map published in the 1946 town report .
No figures were submitted with the report and no action was taken on it by the town .
The 1958 town_meeting directed town authorities to seek federal and state funds with which to conduct a preliminary survey of a proposed sewage plant with its attendant facilities .Synonyms town township Related Terms administrative_district
3. town [ n ] the people living in a municipality smaller than a city
Examples: "the whole town cheered the team"
(William G. Pollard, Physicist and Christian....)
It is like a mysterious epidemic which , starting first with Abigail and Parris , spreads inexorably with a dreadfully growing virulence through the whole town until all have been infected by it .
(W. E. B. DuBois, Worlds of Color....)
The backing from the white town was greater and there was little publicity .
(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)
The chevaux_de_frise , those sharp stakes and barriers around the fort at the Battery , pointed to a conflict between the town and sea_power rolling in glassy swells as the tide came_in .Synonyms town townsfolk townspeople Related Terms municipality borough
4. Town [ n ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 15964Synonyms Town
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