Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Brighton

play
geographical name Brigh·ton \ˈbrī-tən\

Simple Definition of Brighton

  • : town in England

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Brighton

  1. town S England in E. Sussex on English Channel pop 133,400

Rhymes with brighton

brighten, chitin, chiton, frighten, heighten, lighten, tighten, titan, triton, whiten


Learn More about brighton


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Brighton? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a block used as a base for a statue

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

august-macke-lady-in-a-green-jacket

Which of these is a synonym of namby-pamby?

energetic insipid insightful lithe
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ