Foggy Bottom

noun

Definition of Foggy Bottom

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: the U.S. Department of State

Foggy Bottom

geographical name

Definition of Foggy Bottom (Entry 2 of 2)

section of Washington, D.C., near the Potomac River where the headquarters of the U.S. Department of State is located

First Known Use of Foggy Bottom

Noun

1950, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Foggy Bottom

Noun

Foggy Bottom, district in Washington, D.C.

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The first known use of Foggy Bottom was in 1950

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“Foggy Bottom.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Foggy%20Bottom. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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Foggy Bottom

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Foggy Bottom

informal : the U.S. Department of State

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