Menton

geographical name
Men·​ton | \ mäⁿ-ˈtōⁿ How to pronounce Menton (audio) \
variants: or Italian Mentone \ men-​ˈtō-​nā How to pronounce Menton (audio) \

Definition of Menton

city in southeastern France on the Mediterranean Sea east-northeast of Nice population 28,858

Learn More about Menton

Statistics for Menton

Cite this Entry

“Menton.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Menton. Accessed 17 May. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

Keep scrolling for more

More Definitions for Menton

menton

noun
men·​ton | \ ˈmen-ˌtän How to pronounce menton (audio) \

Medical Definition of menton

1 : the lowest point in the median plane of the chin
2 : gnathion

Comments on Menton

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

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Words Used by Nabokov Quiz

  • image1676440788
  • Choose the best definition or synonym for the word in bold: "There are some eructations that sound like cheers—at least, mine did." Lolita
True or False

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

TAKE THE QUIZ
 AlphaBear 2

Spell words. Make bears.

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!