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In Mississippi, you don't admit that you're gay. It's just an awkward thing down South, which is sad.
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Meaning of "Mississippi" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MISSISSIPPI

Mississippi  [ˌmɪsɪˈsɪpɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MISSISSIPPI

noun
adjective
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Mississippi is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MISSISSIPPI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Mississippi

Mississippi

Mississippi i/ˌmɪsɨˈsɪpi/ is a U.S. state located in the Southern United States. Jackson is the state capital and largest city with 175,437 people in 2012 up 1.1% from the 2010 U.S. Census with 173,514. The name of the state derives from the Mississippi River, which flows along its western boundary, whose name comes from the Ojibwe word misi-ziibi. Mississippi is the 32nd most extensive and the 31st most populous of the 50 United States. The state is heavily forested outside of the Mississippi Delta area, which was cleared for cotton cultivation in the 19th century. Today, its catfish aquaculture farms produce the majority of farm-raised catfish consumed in the United States. The state symbol is the Magnolia grandiflora tree. The state's flower is the Magnolia and the state bird is the Mockingbird. Mississippi has the lowest median household income, making it the poorest state in the nation.

Definition of Mississippi in the English dictionary

The definition of Mississippi in the dictionary is a state of the southeastern US, on the Gulf of Mexico: consists of a largely forested undulating plain, with swampy regions in the northwest and on the coast, the Mississippi River forming the W border; cotton, rice, and oil. Capital: Jackson. Pop: 2 881 281. Area: 122 496 sq km Abbreviation: Miss, MS. Other definition of Mississippi is a river in the central US, rising in NW Minnesota and flowing generally south to the Gulf of Mexico through several mouths, known as the Passes: the second longest river in North America, with the third largest drainage basin in the world. Length: 3780 km.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MISSISSIPPI


chippy
ˈtʃɪpɪ
clippie
ˈklɪpɪ
flippy
ˈflɪpɪ
gippy
ˈdʒɪpɪ
gossipy
ˈɡɒsɪpɪ
hippie
ˈhɪpɪ
hippy
ˈhɪpɪ
praecipe
priːˈsɪpɪ
precipe
priːˈsɪpɪ
recipe
ˈrɛsɪpɪ
scrapie
ˈskreɪpɪ
skippy
ˈskɪpɪ
slippy
ˈslɪpɪ
snippy
ˈsnɪpɪ
stripy
ˈstraɪpɪ
tippy
ˈtɪpɪ
trippy
ˈtrɪpɪ
typy
ˈtaɪpɪ
whippy
ˈwɪpɪ
zippy
ˈzɪpɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MISSISSIPPI

Missionary Ridge
missioner
missionisation
missioniser
missionization
missionize
missionizer
missis
missish
missishness
Mississauga
Mississippi Delta
Mississippian
missive
Missolonghi
missort
missound
Missouri
Missourian

WORDS THAT END LIKE MISSISSIPPI

bpi
carpi
cpi
Crispi
dpi
Hopi
Kopi
Legaspi
Lippi
Lupi
pappi
Philippi
pi
pipi
sampi
scampi
tempi
tipi
topi
Tupi

Synonyms and antonyms of Mississippi in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Mississippi» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MISSISSIPPI

Find out the translation of Mississippi to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Mississippi from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Mississippi» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

密西西比
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Mississippi
570 millions of speakers

English

Mississippi
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मिसिसिपी
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ميسيسيبي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Миссисипи
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Mississippi
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মিসিসিপি
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Mississippi
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mississippi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Mississippi
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ミシシッピー州
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

미시시피
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mississippi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Mississippi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மிசிசிப்பி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मिसिसिपी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Mississipi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Mississippi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Mississippi
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Міссісіпі
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Mississippi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Μισισιπή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Mississippi
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Mississippi
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Mississippi
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Mississippi

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MISSISSIPPI»

The term «Mississippi» is very widely used and occupies the 6.949 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MISSISSIPPI» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Mississippi

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10 QUOTES WITH «MISSISSIPPI»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Mississippi.
1
Amiri Baraka
This is said to us, even as this counterfeit president has legalized the Confederate Flag in Mississippi.
2
Lance Bass
In Mississippi, you don't admit that you're gay. It's just an awkward thing down South, which is sad.
3
Bill Belichick
I grew up watching my dad scout games live. They played on Saturday. Sometimes they wouldn't get the films until Monday. Sunday air shipping from wherever the college team was located - Starkville, Mississippi, or wherever the film was coming from. It took two days.
4
Jo Bonner
While the level of support we can each provide certainly varies, it is very important at this time that we all do what we can to help our neighbors - not only our immediate neighbors here in Alabama, but those further away in Mississippi and Louisiana.
5
Leonard Boswell
Barge traffic on the Mississippi River represents the most efficient, most cost-effective, most environmentally sound means of transporting commodity goods from this region of the country to market.
6
Leonard Boswell
For the good of our environment, the good of the economy, and the good of the Nation, I strongly urge support of the upper Mississippi locks and dams project.
7
Bear Bryant
Georgia Tech beat us and Mississippi Southern tied us last year, and Texas beat us after we had the game won. We only played about five games the way we were capable of playing and lost one of those.
8
Jimmy Buffett
Elvis was the only man from Northeast Mississippi who could shake his hips and still be loved by rednecks, cops, and hippies.
9
Trishelle Cannatella
I went to college in Mississippi; I'm from Louisiana.
10
George Catlin
The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world; there is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MISSISSIPPI»

Discover the use of Mississippi in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Mississippi and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Coming of Age in Mississippi
Written without a trace of sentimentality or apology, this is an unforgettable personal story—the truth as a remarkable young woman named Anne Moody lived it.
Anne Moody, 2011
2
Mississippi
Provides comprehensive information on the geography, history, wildlife, governmental structure, economy, cultural diversity, peoples, religion, and landmarks of Mississippi"--Provided by publisher.
David Shirley, Patricia K. Kummer, 2007
3
One Mississippi: A Novel
" -New Orleans Times-Picayune This exuberantly acclaimed novel by the author of the bestselling Crazy in Alabama tells an uproarious and moving story about family, best friends, first love, and surviving the scariest years of your life.
Mark Childress, 2007
4
Spies of Mississippi: The True Story of the Spy Network that ...
In the 1950s and 1960s, the Mississippi State Sovereignty Commission compiled secret files on more than 87,000 private citizens in the most extensive state spying program in U.S. history. Its mission: to save segregation.
Rick Bowers, 2010
5
Mississippi
Surveys the people, geography, and history of the state of Mississippi.
Julie Murray, 2010
6
Mississippi: An American Journey
Mississippi is a national saga in brilliant microcosm, splendidly written and profoundly moving. From the Trade Paperback edition.
Anthony Walton, 2008
7
Minn of the Mississippi
Follows the adventures of Minn, a three-legged snapping turtle, as she slowly makes her way from her birthplace at the headwaters of the Mississippi River to the mouth of river on the Gulf of Mexico.
‎1951
8
Local People: The Struggle for Civil Rights in Mississippi
Details the Black struggle for civil rights in Mississippi
John Dittmer, 1994
9
Mississippi Trial, 1955
In Mississippi in 1955, a sixteen-year-old finds himself at odds with his grandfather over issues surrounding the kidnapping and murder of a fourteen-year-old African American from Chicago.
Chris Crowe, 2002
10
Mississippi
Introduces the geography, history, people, and environmental issues of Mississippi.
Anna Ready, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MISSISSIPPI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Mississippi is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Proposal to Remove Mississippi State Flag from U.S. Capitol on Hold
The Republican who heads the congressional committee considering a measure to remove the Mississippi state flag from the House side of the ... «Bloomberg, Jul 15»
2
Mississippi Highway Patrol Investigating Crash that Killed Black …
The Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the car crash that killed a black man who was an advocate for the Confederate flag, PEOPLE ... «People Magazine, Jul 15»
3
Customers could get choice on Mississippi Power refunds
Customers could have the choice of receiving a refund from Mississippi Power -- which the company said will average $650 for an average ... «SunHerald.com, Jul 15»
4
Black backer of Confederate flag was anomaly in Mississippi
Hervey, 49, died Sunday when the sport utility vehicle he was driving flipped into a ditch beside Mississippi Highway 6 near Oxford. He and ... «WRAL.com, Jul 15»
5
246000 Mississippi children living in poverty
More than a third of Mississippi children are stranded in poverty — higher than during the Great Recession. “Recovery from the recession is ... «Jackson Clarion Ledger, Jul 15»
6
Mississippi editorial roundup
It is claiming that its subsidiary, Mississippi Power Co., will run out of cash without a major rate increase to pay for the coal gasification plant and ... «SunHerald.com, Jul 15»
7
Alabama man arrested on string of Mississippi burglaries
JACKSON COUNTY, Mississippi -- A Semmes, Ala., man has been ... in the communities of Hurley, Helena and Franklin Creek in Mississippi. «gulflive.com, Jul 15»
8
'Mississippi Grind' Trailer: Ryan Reynolds & Ben Mendelsohn Bond …
A24 has dropped the first trailer for Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck's gambling road trip pic Mississippi Grind. Newly minted Emmy nominee Ben ... «Deadline, Jul 15»
9
Watch: Ryan Reynolds Shows His Poker Face in 'Mississippi Grind …
The trailer depicts the duo's budding friendship as they embark on a road trip in the Mississippi River region and hit seemingly every bar, ... «Variety, Jul 15»
10
Moak: Mississippi ties to international cybercrime bust
Every day, thousands of people around the globe are victimized by nameless, faceless criminals hiding behind computer screens. In the wild ... «Jackson Clarion Ledger, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Mississippi [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/mississippi>. Nov 2019 ».
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