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We just did a show in Providence, Rhode Island, and we got three puppy shots before we even got on the air, which was great. Although sometimes you get flashed by some puppies that you'd rather not see. They're more like mongrels.
Jerry Lawler

Meaning of "Rhode Island" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF RHODE ISLAND

Rhode Island  [rəʊd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF RHODE ISLAND

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Rhode Island is a noun.
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WHAT DOES RHODE ISLAND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Rhode Island

Rhode Island

Rhode Island, officially the State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations, is a state in the New England region of the United States. Rhode Island is the smallest in area, the eighth least populous, but the second most densely populated of the 50 US states behind New Jersey. Rhode Island is bordered by Connecticut to the west and Massachusetts to the north and east, and it shares a water boundary with New York's Long Island to the southwest. It also has the longest official name of all the states. Rhode Island was the first of the original Thirteen Colonies to declare independence from British rule, declaring itself independent on May 4, 1776, two months before any other colony. The State was also the last of the thirteen original colonies to ratify the United States Constitution. Rhode Island's official nickname is "The Ocean State", a reference to the State's geography, since Rhode Island has several large bays and inlets that amount to about 14% of its total area. Its land area is 1,045 square miles, but its total area is significantly larger.

Definition of Rhode Island in the English dictionary

The definition of Rhode Island in the dictionary is a state of the northeastern US, bordering on the Atlantic: the smallest state in the US; mainly low-lying and undulating, with an indented coastline in the east and uplands in the northwest Capital: Providence. Pop: 1 076 164. Area: 2717 sq km Abbreviations: R.I, RI.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH RHODE ISLAND


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electrode
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episode
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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE RHODE ISLAND

Rhode Island Red
Rhodes
Rhodes grass
Rhodes scholar
Rhodes scholarship
Rhodesia
Rhodesian
Rhodesian Front
Rhodesian man
Rhodesian ridgeback
Rhodesoid
Rhodian

WORDS THAT END LIKE RHODE ISLAND

Chatham Island
Christmas Island
Coney Island
desert island
Deutschland
Friesland
Gippsland
grassland
Howland Island
island
Long Island
Norfolk Island
North Island
Pitcairn Island
Prince Edward Island
Queensland
South Island
Staten Island
the South Island
Vancouver Island
Wake Island

Synonyms and antonyms of Rhode Island in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Rhode Island» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF RHODE ISLAND

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

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罗得岛
1,325 millions of speakers

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Rhode Island
570 millions of speakers

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Rhode Island
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

रोड आइलैंड
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

رود ايلاند
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Род-Айленд
278 millions of speakers

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Rhode Island
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

রোড আইল্যান্ড
260 millions of speakers

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Rhode Island
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pulau Rhode
190 millions of speakers

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Rhode Island
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ロードアイランド州
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

로드 아일랜드
85 millions of speakers

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Rhode Island
85 millions of speakers
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Rhode Island
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ரோட் தீவு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

र्होड आयलंड
75 millions of speakers

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Rhode Island
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Rhode Island
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Rhode Island
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Род- Айленд
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Rhode Island
30 millions of speakers
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Rhode Island
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Rhode Island
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Rhode Island
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Rhode Island
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Rhode Island

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «RHODE ISLAND»

The term «Rhode Island» is very widely used and occupies the 9.763 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Rhode Island

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10 QUOTES WITH «RHODE ISLAND»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Rhode Island.
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Billy Bush
I was a choir boy for 3 years in high school at St. George's in Newport, Rhode Island.
2
Donald L. Carcieri
The place of exciting innovation - where the action is - that's Rhode Island!
3
Donald L. Carcieri
The recipe for success is a tried and true one here in Rhode Island - innovation, reform, public service.
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Lincoln Chafee
I had supported Governor George W. Bush over Senator John McCain in the 2000 Rhode Island presidential primary.
5
Charlie Day
Growing up in Rhode Island, my friends would have strung me up if I had been a Yankees fan.
6
Michelle Gagnon
We moved around a bit when I was younger, but I grew up primarily in Rhode Island, in a beautiful seaside community called East Greenwich. It was a small town, and so safe that we rarely locked our doors at night.
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Bobby Jindal
Louisiana loses 30 miles a year off our coast. We lost 100 miles last year off our coast thanks to Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. We have lost a size of land equivalent to the entire state of Rhode Island.
8
James Langevin
Growing up in Rhode Island, I dreamed of a career in law enforcement. That hasn't worked out exactly as I had planned, but life seldom does.
9
Jerry Lawler
We just did a show in Providence, Rhode Island, and we got three puppy shots before we even got on the air, which was great. Although sometimes you get flashed by some puppies that you'd rather not see. They're more like mongrels.
10
Deborah Moggach
I have four Rhode Island Red hens. I get two eggs from them a day. They're feathered dustbins that eat leftover food and weeds, and they're easy to look after - I throw some grain at them in the morning, take the eggs and that's it. I love the sound of clucking.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «RHODE ISLAND»

Discover the use of Rhode Island in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Rhode Island and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Genealogical Dictionary of Rhode Island: Comprising ...
This legendary work consists of alphabetically arranged genealogical tables of approximately 500 Rhode Island families, representing thousands of descendants of pre--1690 settlers, all carried to the third generation, and some--about 100 ...
John Osborne Austin, 1887
2
Rhode Island: A History (States and the Nation)
With a Historical Guide prepared by the editors of the American Association for State and Local History.
William McLoughlin, 1986
3
Scituate, Rhode Island
Here, Heritage Room committee members Shirley D. Arnold, Eleanor R. Guy, and Ruth S. Rounds tell the story of the people who lost everything and how Scituate became what it is today.
Heritage Room Committee, 1998
4
The Providence & Rhode Island Cookbook, 2nd: Big Recipes ...
Capturing the unique culinary traditions of the state of Rhode Island, an award-winning food and travel writer shares a collection of recipes from chefs, family, and friends that highlights local seafood and produce, represents the state's ...
Linda Beaulieu, 2012
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Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore: A Novel
With irresistible brio and dazzling intelligence, Robin Sloan has crafted a literary adventure story for the twenty-first century, evoking both the fairy-tale charm of Haruki Murakami and the enthusiastic novel-of-ideas wizardry of Neal ...
Robin Sloan, 2012
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How to Draw Rhode Island's Sights and Symbols
Explains how to draw some of Rhode Island's sights and symbols, including the state seal, the official flower, and Marble House, the Vanderbilt mansion built in 1892 at Newport.
Aileen Weintraub, 2002
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Rhode Island Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside ...
Visit the grave of a tuberculosis-causing vampire; the creator of the infamous science fiction universe "Cthulhu Mythos"; or the tomb/art collection of a late general and his wife.
Seth Brown, 2007
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Genealogies of Rhode Island Families: Smith
Vol. 2 indexed by Robert & Catherine Barnes.
‎1983
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The Rhode Island State Constitution: A Reference Guide
From the colonial era to present time, the Rhode Island State Consitution's history is traced by analyzing legal cases, commission reports, and historical scholarship.
Patrick T. Conley, Robert G. Flanders (Jr.), 2007
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Urban Growth in Colonial Rhode Island: Newport and ...
Appendix A: Population Rhode Island took five censuses before the Revolution, beginning in 1708, and another one in 1782, making it easier to determine population growth than in most other colonies. For the seventeenth century, however, ...
Lynne Withey, 1984

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «RHODE ISLAND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Rhode Island is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mystery beach blast in Rhode Island blamed on hydrogen gas
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Scientists say a mysterious blast on a Rhode Island beach was likely caused by the combustion of hydrogen gas buildup because of ... «USA TODAY, Jul 15»
2
Rhode Island Officials 'Leaving No Stone Unturned' While …
Rhode Island officials said they are "leaving no stone unturned" as they try to unravel the mystery behind a beach explosion that injured a woman over the ... «ABC News, Jul 15»
3
Rhode Island beach to reopen after mysterious blast
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Officials do not know what caused a blast that knocked a Rhode Island beachgoer to the ground but concluded there is no public threat ... «Fox News, Jul 15»
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Rhode Island Man Arrested in Alleged Boston Terror Plot
Authorities have arrested a Rhode Island man they believe is connected to an alleged terrorism plot that has been unraveling in the city since the fatal shooting ... «Newsweek, Jun 15»
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Former Rhode Island Governor Chafee joins Democratic …
Chafee, whose father, John Chafee, was also a Rhode Island governor and ... his affiliation to independent when he ran for governor of Rhode Island in 2010. «Reuters, Jun 15»
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Former Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee Considers …
Former Rhode Island governor Lincoln Chafee announced Thursday that he has formed an exploratory committee to consider a run as the Democratic nominee ... «TIME, Apr 15»
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Gordon Fox Pleads Guilty in Rhode Island Corruption Case
The climb took decades, but the fall was swift. Less than a year removed from his reign as speaker of the Rhode Island House, Gordon D. Fox pleaded guilty on ... «New York Times, Mar 15»
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Rhode Island teacher announces snow day in an epic way
Matt Glendinning, the head of Moses Brown School in Providence, RI, blew the internet away with his rendition of the song to let his students know that school ... «azcentral.com, Jan 15»
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Kansas-Rhode Island college basketball preview
ABOUT KANSAS (2-1): The Jayhawks open the Orlando Classic against Rhode Island, a team coming off a victory over then No. 25 Nebraska last Saturday. «Kansas City Star, Nov 14»
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Crowd at RI Comic Con swells to over 20000, fire marshal not …
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The crowd is so large at this weekend's Rhode Island Comic Con at the Rhode Island Convention Center that the fire marshal is not ... «The Providence Journal, Nov 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Rhode Island [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/rhode-island>. Nov 2020 ».
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