Asunción

geographical name
Asun·​ción | \ ä-sün-ˈsyōn How to pronounce Asunción (audio) \

Definition of Asunción

city and capital of Paraguay on the Paraguay River at its confluence with the Pilcomayo River population 502,426

Learn More About Asunción

Dictionary Entries Near Asunción

(as) ugly as sin

Asunción

asunder

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Asunción

Cite this Entry

“Asunción.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Asunci%C3%B3n. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Spelling Words Quiz

  • alphabet pasta spelling help
  • Which is the correct spelling?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

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!