Thames

geographical name

Definition of Thames

  1. 1play \ˈtemz, ˈthāmz, ˈtāmz\ river (actually an estuary) 15 miles (24 kilometers) long in southeastern Connecticut flowing south into Long Island Sound

  2. 2\ˈtemz\ river 135 miles (217 kilometers) long in southeastern Ontario, Canada, flowing south and southwest into Lake Saint Clair

  3. 3\ˈtemz\ river over 200 miles (322 kilometers) long in southern England flowing from the Cotswold Hills in Gloucestershire east into the North Sea — see isis


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Thames? 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

an incorrigible rascal

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!