Warwick

biographical name
War·​wick | \ ˈwär-ik How to pronounce Warwick (audio) , US also ˈwȯr-ik, ˈwȯr-(ˌ)wik \

Definition of Warwick

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Earl of 1428–1471 Richard Neville \ ˈne-​vəl How to pronounce Warwick (audio) \ ; the Kingmaker English soldier and statesman

Warwick

geographical name
War·​wick | \ ˈwär-ik How to pronounce Warwick (audio) , US also ˈwȯr-ik, ˈwȯr-(ˌ)wik \

Definition of Warwick (Entry 2 of 2)

1 city in central Rhode Island south of Providence on Narragansett Bay population 82,672
2 town in central England population 31,000

Note: Warwick is the capital of Warwickshire.

Learn More about Warwick

Statistics for Warwick

Cite this Entry

“Warwick.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Warwick. Accessed 7 December 2019.

Comments on Warwick

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

WORD OF THE DAY

the study of flags

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Semantic Drift Quiz

  • a twisty river
  • Which of the following was once a synonym for fun?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

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!