Irving

play
biographical name Ir·ving \ˈər-viŋ\

Definition of Irving

  1. Sir Henry 1838–1905 originally John Henry Brodribb English actor


Irving

biographical name Ir·ving

Definition of Irving

  1. Washington 1783–1859 American essayist, novelist, and historian


Irving

play
geographical name Ir·ving \ˈər-viŋ\

Definition of Irving

  1. city in northeastern Texas west of Dallas population 216,290


Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to glide in or as if in an airplane

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

  • istock-refers-to-this-as-a-tumble-of-strawberries-which-sounded-pretty-nice-to-us
  • Which is a synonym of garner?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

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!