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Meaning of "Uxbridge" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UXBRIDGE

Uxbridge  [ˈʌksˌbrɪdʒ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UXBRIDGE

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Uxbridge 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 UXBRIDGE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Uxbridge

Uxbridge

Coordinates: 51°32′25″N 0°28′40″W / 51.5404°N 0.4778°W / 51.5404; -0.4778 Uxbridge /ˈʌksbrɪdʒ/ is a large town in west London, England, and the administrative headquarters of the London Borough of Hillingdon. Located 15 miles west-northwest of Charing Cross, it is one of the major metropolitan centres identified in the London Plan. Uxbridge historically formed part of the parish of Hillingdon in the county of Middlesex, and was a significant local commercial centre from an early time. As part of the suburban growth of London in the 20th century it expanded and increased in population, becoming a municipal borough in 1955, and has formed part of Greater London since 1965. It is a significant retail and commercial centre, and is the location of Brunel University and the Uxbridge campus of Buckinghamshire New University. The town is close to the boundary with Buckinghamshire, which is locally the River Colne. Several historical events have taken place in and around the town, including attempted negotiations between King Charles I and the Parliamentary Army during the English Civil War.

Definition of Uxbridge in the English dictionary

The definition of Uxbridge in the dictionary is a town in SE England, part of the Greater London borough of Hillingdon since 1965; chiefly residential; seat of Brunel University.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH UXBRIDGE


abridge
əˈbrɪdʒ
Bainbridge
ˈbeɪnˌbrɪdʒ
Banbridge
ˈbænbrɪdʒ
bridge
brɪdʒ
Cambridge
ˈkeɪmbrɪdʒ
Coatbridge
ˈkəʊtˌbrɪdʒ
drawbridge
ˈdrɔːˌbrɪdʒ
flybridge
ˈflaɪˌbrɪdʒ
footbridge
ˈfʊtˌbrɪdʒ
Lethbridge
ˈlɛθbrɪdʒ
Muybridge
ˈmaɪbrɪdʒ
overbridge
ˈəʊvəˌbrɪdʒ
Oxbridge
ˈɒksˌbrɪdʒ
Redbridge
ˈrɛdˌbrɪdʒ
skybridge
ˈskaɪˌbrɪdʒ
Stourbridge
ˈstaʊəˌbrɪdʒ
Tonbridge
ˈtʌnˌbrɪdʒ
Trowbridge
ˈtrəʊˌbrɪdʒ
underbridge
ˈʌndəˌbrɪdʒ
weighbridge
ˈweɪˌbrɪdʒ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UXBRIDGE

UVF
uvula
uvulae
uvular
uvularly
uvulitis
UWB
UWIST
Uxmal
uxorial
uxorially
uxoricidal
uxoricide
uxorilocal
uxorious
uxoriously
uxoriousness
uy
Uys

WORDS THAT END LIKE UXBRIDGE

cartridge
Coleridge
contract bridge
Coolidge
duplicate bridge
estridge
fridge
Golden Gate Bridge
land bridge
London Bridge
Millennium Bridge
nuke the fridge
partridge
porridge
Rainbow Bridge
ridge
Stamford Bridge
suspension bridge
swing bridge
toll bridge
water under the bridge

Synonyms and antonyms of Uxbridge in the English dictionary of synonyms

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尤科斯布里奇
1,325 millions of speakers

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Uxbridge
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Uxbridge
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अक्सब्रिज
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

أوكسبريدج
280 millions of speakers

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Uxbridge
278 millions of speakers

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Uxbridge
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Uxbridge,
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Uxbridge
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Uxbridge
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Uxbridge
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

アクスブリッジ
130 millions of speakers

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옥스 브릿지
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Uxbridge
85 millions of speakers
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Uxbridge
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Uxbridge
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Translator English - Marathi

अक्सब्रिज
75 millions of speakers

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Uxbridge
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Uxbridge
65 millions of speakers

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Uxbridge
50 millions of speakers

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Uxbridge
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Uxbridge
30 millions of speakers
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Uxbridge
15 millions of speakers
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Uxbridge
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Uxbridge
10 millions of speakers
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Uxbridge
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Uxbridge

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UXBRIDGE»

The term «Uxbridge» is quite widely used and occupies the 33.389 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UXBRIDGE» OVER TIME

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UXBRIDGE»

Discover the use of Uxbridge in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Uxbridge and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Uxbridge
Leading us down streets and past buildings that have long since disappeared, Images of America: Uxbridge vividly illustrates a Massachusetts town in its early days.
B. Mae Edwards Wrona, 2000
2
Vital Records of Uxbridge, Massachusetts, to the Year 1850
Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy.
Uxbridge (Mass.), 2013
3
Justice in Middlesex: A Brief History of the Uxbridge ...
Tells the history of just one of the magistrates' courts in England and Wales. This work looks at the underlying backdrop of a part of the country: Middlesex, London and Westminster that is central to the English legal system.
Eileen M. Bowlt, 2007
4
Archaeological excavations at the Uxbridge Almshouse Burial ...
Comprehensive report on rescue excavation of 32 individuals who died at the Uxbridge Almshouse between 1831 and 1872 and were buried in its cemetery.
Ricardo J. Elia, A. B. Wesolowsky, 1991
5
Poets Ranked by Beard Weight
A commemorative re-release of a classic work of Edwardian esoterica, originally printed as a subscription leaflet for fashionable gentlemen, whimsically compares the beards of famous poets from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow to Henry David ...
Upton Uxbridge Underwood, 2011
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The history of the ancient town and borough of Uxbridge: ...
containing copies of interesting public documents, and a particular account of all charitable donations ... George Redford, Thomas Hurry Riches. Mr. Henry Grainge, Uxbridge Mr. Daniel Grainge, Uxbridge Mr. Richard Green, Uxbridge William ...
George Redford, Thomas Hurry Riches, 1818
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Uxbridge English Dictionary
To mark the 31st anniversary of the birth of the antidote to panel games, we present the pick of the Definitions Round, a quirky cross between the Collins dictionary and 'Call My Bluff' that has had audiences in stitches for over a decade.I ...
Jon Naismith, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, 2006
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Uxbridge From Old Photographs
During the closing decades of the twentiethcentury,Uxbridge has become an office centre, with companies such as Burger King, Lincoln National, the Allied Irish Bank and Rank Xerox making their headquarters in the town. The office blocks ...
Ken Pearce, 2013
9
Boys Don't Cry: The Struggle for Justice and Healing in ...
The shocking account of the physical and sexual abuse at two schools run by a religious order.
Darcy Henton, David McCann, 1995
10
Watershed Health Monitoring: Emerging Technologies
Environmental monitoring is an essential component of the implementation of the Uxbridge Brook Watershed Plan. Performance evaluation and surveillance monitoring are being conducted throughout the watershed to evaluate the ...
Chris Jones, R. Mark Palmer, Susan Motkaluk, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UXBRIDGE»

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Police arrest naked intruder who broke into Uxbridge home
An 18-year old man is facing charges after he allegedly broke into an Uxbridge home, took a shower, ate some food and then swam in a backyard pool naked. «CP24 Toronto's Breaking News, Jul 15»
2
James Franklin digs Middlesex out of trouble against Worcestershire …
... innings of 135 to steer Middlesex out of trouble against Worcestershire on the opening day of their LV= County Championship Division One match at Uxbridge ... «getwestlondon, Jun 15»
3
Uxbridge retiree charged in $3.5M Ponzi scheme claims 'Holy Spirit …
UXBRIDGE – An Uxbridge man who allegedly took in an estimated $3.5 million in a Ponzi scheme, claiming the “Holy Spirit” directed him, has been charged by ... «Worcester Telegram, Jun 15»
4
General Election 2015: Boris Johnson wins Uxbridge, making him …
Johnson won 22,511 votes to take the Conservative safe seat of Uxbridge and South Ruislip. Asked to comment on a shock exit poll which suggests that the ... «The Independent, May 15»
5
Uxbridge & South Ruislip constituency results
The final count was announced at Brunel University, in Uxbridge, at around 4.30am on Friday (May 8), ending hours of tense anticipation. Mr Johnson had been ... «getwestlondon, May 15»
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Elderly Woman Killed, Sister Critically Hurt In Worcester House Fire
Firefighters were called to a home on Uxbridge Street around 3 a.m. and they were told two elderly women were still inside. “It was totally engulfed,” neighbor ... «CBS Local, May 15»
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PHOTOS/VIDEO: Hoosac Valley defeats Uxbridge in double OT …
SPRINGFIELD – As the final 5.6 seconds ticked off the clock in regulation Wednesday night, three different members of the Uxbridge boys basketball threw ... «MassLive.com, Mar 15»
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Uxbridge murder: hunt for gunman after man is shot dead on …
Shooting: Vine Lane in Uxbridge (Picture: Google Street View) A witness said: “I was watching television with the volume up quite loud and just heard five or six ... «Evening Standard, Feb 15»
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Uxbridge murder: Man arrested in connection with stabbing
Police who were hunting for a man in connection with the murder of a woman in Hillingdon, Uxbridge, have made an arrest. Detectives appealed to trace the ... «getwestlondon, Feb 15»
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With birth at 10:11 on 12/13/14, numbers align for Uxbridge couple's …
The little gal from Uxbridge was born at UMass Memorial Medical Center — Memorial Campus at 11 minutes past 10 o'clock Saturday morning, making her ... «Worcester Telegram, Dec 14»

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