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

Des Plaines

play
geographical name \des-ˈplānz\

Definition of Des Plaines

  1. 1 river 150 miles (241 kilometers) NE Illinois flowing S to unite with Kankakee River forming Illinois River

  2. 2 city NE Illinois NW of Chicago pop 58,364




Learn More about des plaines


Seen and Heard

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

WORD OF THE DAY

marked by grandiloquent style

Get Word of the Day daily email!