Arlington

geographical name
Ar·​ling·​ton | \ ˈär-liŋ-tən How to pronounce Arlington (audio) \

Definition of Arlington

1 town in eastern Massachusetts northwest of Boston population 42,844
2 city in northern Texas east of Fort Worth population 365,438
3 unincorporated population center in northern Virginia across the Potomac River from Washington, D.C. population 207,627

Comments on Arlington

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

WORD OF THE DAY

tired or exhausted

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Where in the World? A Quiz

  • peter bruegel tower of babel painting
  • What language does pajama come from?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

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

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!