Mosquito Coast

geographical name \ mis-ˈkē-(ˌ)tō \
variants: or Miskito Coast or La Mosquitia play \lä-ˌmō-skē-ˈtē-ä\

Definition of Mosquito Coast

region of Central America bordering on the Caribbean Sea in eastern Honduras and eastern Nicaragua

Learn More about mosquito coast


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Mosquito Coast? 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 suppress quietly or indirectly

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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