Dictionary

West Indies

geographical name

Definition of WEST INDIES

1
the islands lying between SE North America & N S. America bordering the Caribbean & comprising the Greater Antilles, Lesser Antilles, & Bahamas
2
or West Indies Federation former country including all of the British West Indies except the Bahamas & the British Virgin Islands; established 1958, dissolved 1961
West Indian adjective or noun
WEST INDIES Defined for Kids

West Indies

geographical name West In·dies \ˈin-(ˌ)dēz\

Definition of WEST INDIES for Kids

islands lying between SE North America & N South America

Browse

4 ENTRIES FOUND:
Next Word in the Dictionary: West JordanPrevious Word in the Dictionary: West Hollywood
July 07, 2015
hoosegow Hear it
jail
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears