Windsor: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (win'zur), [key]
— n.
  1. (since 1917) a member of the present British royal family. Cf.(def. 1).
  2. See
  3. (Bessie Wallis Warfield Spencer Simpson), 1896–1986, U.S. socialite: wife of Edward VIII of England, who abdicated the throne to marry her.
  4. Official name,a city in E Berkshire, in S England, on the Thames: the site of the residence of English sovereigns since William the Conqueror. 134,700.
  5. a city in S Ontario, in SE Canada, opposite Detroit, Michigan. 196,526.
  6. a town in N central Connecticut. 25,204.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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