Neosho

geographical name
Ne·​o·​sho | \ nē-ˈō-(ˌ)shō How to pronounce Neosho (audio) , -shə \
variants: or in Oklahoma Grand

Definition of Neosho

river 460 miles (740 kilometers) long in southeastern Kansas and northeastern Oklahoma flowing southeast and south into the Arkansas River

Note: The Neosho River is now largely submerged in dam-created lakes and reservoirs in its lower course.

Learn More about Neosho

Statistics for Neosho

Cite this Entry

“Neosho.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Neosho. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

Comments on Neosho

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

WORD OF THE DAY

See Definitions and Examples »

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words for Summer: A Quiz

  • a closeup of a sunflower
  • Which of the following words means “of or relating to summer”?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

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!