Definition of Manchester
1 city in northwestern England east-northeast of Liverpool made accessible to the Irish Sea by way of the Manchester Ship Canal, which stretches 35 miles (56 kilometers) to the estuary of the Mersey River population 503,000 — see greater manchester, 2mancunian
2 town in central Connecticut east of Hartford population 58,241
3 city on the Merrimack River in southern New Hampshire population 109,565 ◆Manchester is the most populous city in the New Hampshire.
Mancunianplay \man-ˈkyü-nē-ən, -nyən\ adj or noun, applies to sense 3
MANCHESTER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of Manchester for English Language Learners
: U.S. city, New Hampshire
: city in England
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