Definition of Bahamas in English :

Define Bahamas in English

Bahamas meaning in English

Meaning of Bahamas in English

Pronunciation of Bahamas in English

Bahamas pronunciation in English

Pronounce Bahamas in English


see synonyms of bahamas


1. bahama islands, bahamas, commonwealth of the bahamas

island country in the Atlantic to the east of Florida and Cuba; a popular winter resort

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of bahamas
plural noun
the Bahamas

Collins English Dictionary. Copyright © HarperCollins Publishers


see synonyms of bahamas
country on a group of islands (Bahama Islands) in the West Indies, southeast of Fla. & north of Cuba: formerly a British possession, it became independent (1973) & a member of the Commonwealth: 5,353 sq mi (13,864 sq km); pop. 264,000; cap. Nassau
: official name Commonwealth of the Bahamas

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of bahamas
An island country in the Atlantic Ocean east of Florida and Cuba comprising some 700 islands and islets and numerous cays. The country gained its independence from Great Britain in 1973. Nassau, on New Providence Island, is the capital and the largest city.

The American Heritage ® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition copyright ©2018 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.