Brazil

geographical name
Bra·​zil | \brə-ˈzil \
variants: or Portuguese Brasil

Definition of Brazil 

country extending from north of the Equator to south of the Tropic of Capricorn in eastern South America, the continent's largest and most populous nation; a federal republic; capital Brasília area about 3,280,000 square miles (8,495,200 square kilometers), population 190,732,694

Other Words from Brazil

Brazilian \ brə-​ˈzil-​yən \ adjective or noun

Learn More about Brazil

Statistics for Brazil

Look-up Popularity

Keep scrolling for more

Comments on Brazil

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

WORD OF THE DAY

a private place of worship

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
True or False

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

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

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!