West Sussex

geographical name
West Sus·​sex | \ ˈsə-siks How to pronounce West Sussex (audio) , US also -ˌseks \

Definition of West Sussex

county of southern England; capital Chichester area 806 square miles (2088 square kilometers), population 806,892

Learn More about West Sussex

Statistics for West Sussex

Cite this Entry

“West Sussex.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/West%20Sussex. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Name that Thing: Dog Breeds

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

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!