Ross

biographical name (1)
\ ˈrȯs How to pronounce Ross (audio) \

Definition of Ross

 (Entry 1 of 4)

Betsy 1752–1836 née Griscom reputed maker of 1st American flag

Ross

biographical name (2)

Definition of Ross (Entry 2 of 4)

Sir James Clark 1800–1862 Scottish explorer

Ross

biographical name (3)

Definition of Ross (Entry 3 of 4)

Sir John 1777–1856 uncle of Sir James Clark Ross Scottish explorer

Ross

biographical name (4)

Definition of Ross (Entry 4 of 4)

Sir Ronald 1857–1932 British physician

More from Merriam-Webster on Ross

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with Ross

Comments on Ross

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

WORD OF THE DAY

to move with exaggerated bouncy motions

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Finance Words Quiz

  • a-piggy-bank
  • The etymology of mortgage is related most closely to which two words?
True or False

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

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

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!