Dallas

biographical name
Dal·​las | \ ˈda-ləs How to pronounce Dallas (audio) , -lis\

Definition of Dallas

 (Entry 1 of 2)

George Mifflin 1792–1864 vice president of the U.S. (1845–49)

Dallas

geographical name
Dal·​las | \ ˈda-ləs How to pronounce Dallas (audio) , -lis\

Definition of Dallas (Entry 2 of 2)

city in northeastern Texas on the Trinity River population 1,197,816

Other Words from Dallas

Geographical name

Dallasite \ ˈda-​lə-​ˌsīt How to pronounce Dallasite (audio) \ noun

More from Merriam-Webster on Dallas

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with Dallas

Nglish: Translation of Dallas for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of Dallas for Arabic Speakers

Comments on Dallas

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to spread as a report or rumor

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Confusing Words—A Quiz

  • alice with tweedle dee and tweedle dum
  • I invented a brand new toaster robot and ______ it "Sir Toasts-a-Lot."
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!