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Definition of the noun acapulco

What does acapulco mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: -

  1. a port and fashionable resort city on the Pacific coast of southern Mexico; known for beaches and water sports (including cliff diving)
    • examples: Filiberto has fled to Acapulco. | "Sheila decided not to go to Acapulco with Joe." "Thank goodness she didn't." "Yeah, she'd have been a fool to."
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonym of Acapulco: Acapulco de Juarez
    • instance of: city / metropolis / urban center = a large and densely populated urban area; port = a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
    • part of: Mexico / United Mexican States = a republic in southern North America

Alternative definition of the noun acapulco

proper noun

  1. A port and city on the west coast of Mexico, in the state of Guerrero.

Phrases with Acapulco

Phrases starting with the word Acapulco:

  1. acapulco gold
  2. Acapulco Grass
  3. Acapulco Wedelia
  4. Acapulco Flounder
  5. acapulco de juarez
  6. Acapulco Damselfish

Phrases ending with the word Acapulco:

  1. Macropsis Acapulco
  2. Parawixia acapulco
  3. Escaphiella acapulco
  4. Species Macropsis Acapulco
  5. species Parawixia acapulco
  6. species Escaphiella acapulco

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Acapulco

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Google previewMexico: Its Geography, Its People, and Its Institutions (1846)

With a Map, Containing the Result of the Latest Explorations of Fremont, Wilkes, and Others by Thomas Jefferson Farnham

Acapulco is the sea-port of Mexico on the ...

Google previewThe Unofficial Guide to Mexico's Best Beach Resorts (2007)

by Maribeth Mellin, Jane Onstott

ACAPULCO IS THE MOST URBAN BEACH RESORT on Mexico's Pacific Coast. It's the largest city (population nearing 1 million) in the state of Guerrero, one of the country's least-populated states. Behind the parade of hotels along the broad ...

Google previewA Collection of Voyages: containing I. A voyage round the world : being an account of Capt. William Dampier's expedition into the South Seas in the ship St. George : with his various adventures and engagements, &c. : together with a voyage from the west coast of Mexico to East India (1729)

| o Acapulco is a Port of great Trade. It is the place ; where the Spaniards embark from Mexico for China ; and the Philippine Islands: Which is a particular : Priviledge it has: For no other Port durst trade to any part of the East-Indies, but from ...

Google previewThe Pacific Crossing Guide (2003)

RCC Pilotage Foundation with Ocean Cruising Club by Michael Pocock, Ros Hogbin

Acapulco is a buzzing, lively city that has long been a tourist centre. It also has its own commercial and indus- trial life, and exploring the city for yacht necessities – or simply for pleasure – is a delight. It is a popular stopover for US and ...

Google previewA new geographical, historical and commercial grammar (1808)

and present state of the several kingdoms of the world ... ; illustrated with a correct set of maps ... by William Guthrie

Acapulco is the sea-port by which'the communication is kept up between the difi' erent parts of the $panish empire in America and the East Indies. About the month of December the great galleon, attended by a large ship as a convoy, annually ...

Google previewA Collection Of Voyages (1729)

In Four Volumes : Containing I. Captain William Dampier's Voyages Round the World ... II. The Voyages of Lionel Wafer ... III. A Voyage Round the World ... IV. Capt. Cowley's Voyage Round the Globe ... V. Capt. Sharp's Journey Over the Isthmus of Darien ... VI. Capt. Wood's Voyage Through the Streights of Magellan ... VII. Mr. Roberts's Adventures and Sufferings Amongst the Corfairs of the Levant ... ; Illustrated with Maps and Draughts: Also Several Birds, Fishes, and Plants, Not Found in this Part of the World ; Curiously Engraven on Copper-Plates. ¬A Collection of Voyages : Containing I. A Voyage round the World. Being an Account of Capt. William Dampier's Expedition into the South Seas ... II. Capt. Cowley's Voyage round the Globe III. Capt. Sharp's Journey over the Isthmus of Darien ... IV. Capt. Wood's Voyage through the Streights of Magellan V. Mr. Roberts's Adventures and Sufferings amongst the Corfairs of the Levant ... ; Illustrated with Maps and Draughts

Acapulco is a Port of great Trade. It is the Place where the Spaniards embark from Mexico for §. and the Philippine Islands: Which is a particular Priviledge it has: For no other Port durft trade to any part of the East-Indies, but from hence.

Google previewA System of Modern Geography, Designed for the Use of Schools and Academies (1881)

by Samuel Augustus Mitchell

Acapulco is the duel city on the Pacific coast. It is connected with Mexico by railroad. SCENE IN THE CITY Or MEXICO. Gunymas and Mazatlan are on the Gulf of California. An effort has been made, thus far unsuccessfully, to unite the Gulf of ...

Google previewThe Reluctant Spy (2008)

by John H. Goodwin

We have a great house, cheap help, the beach or the club, Acapulco is a puddle jumper north and Jamaica is ...

Google previewA System of Modern Geography, Designed for the Use of Schools and Academies; Illustrated by Twenty-three Copper-plate Maps ... and Embellished with Numerous Engravings (1871)

by Samuel Augustus Mitchell

Acapulco is the chief city on the Pacific coast. It is connected with Mexico by railroad. SCENE IN THS CITT OP MEXICO. Cuaymas and Mazatlan are on the Gulf of California. An effort has been made, thus far unsuccessfully, to unite the Gulf of ...

Google previewA New Universal Collection of Authentic Voyages and Travels (1768)

by Edward Cavendish Drake

v Acapulco is a town in the south east corner of the-province of Mexico, situated on a fine bay of the south sea, and is the chief mart on the coast. The harbour is safe, commodious, and so large that several ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical, and Historical, of Commerce and Commercial Navigation (1859)

by John Ramsay McCulloch

ACAPULCO, a celebrated sen-port on the western coast ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Addictive Drugs (2002)

by Richard Lawrence Miller

Acapulco Gold, Acapulco Red, Ace, ...

Google previewThe London General Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary (1825)

Containing a Description of the Various Countries, Kingdoms, States, Cities, Towns, &c. of the Known World ...

AcAPULco, a town in Mexico, on the eaast of the Pacific ocean, with an excellent bay, and one of the finest harbours in the world, whence a ship (sometimes two) annually sails to Manilla, one of the Philippine islands, ...

Google previewThe New American Encyclopaedia (1872)

A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge

The detour was made around the lakes to the southern avenue of the city, the Acapulco road. The last division of the army (Twiggs's) withdrew from before El Pefion on the 16th, up to which time even they believed that the attack on Pefion was ...

Google previewA Commercial Dictionary (1803)

Containing the Present State of Mercantile Law, Practice, and Custom Intended for the Use of the Cabinet, the Counting-house, and the Library by Joshua Montefiore

ACAPULCO, a considerable town and port in Mexico, on the South Sea; it has a fine harbour, from whence a ship sails annually to Manilla, in the PhiJippine Islands, near the coast of China and Asia, and another returns annually from thence ...

Google previewDictionary for Air Travel and Tourism Activities (2008)

Over 7,100 terms on Airlines, Tourism, Hospitality, Cruises, Car Rentals, GDS, Geography, Climate, Ecology, Business, Customs, and Organizations Subjects by Homero E. Martinez

For the practice of leisure tourism travelers go to the beaches of Florida, Santa Monica, Venice Beach, Hawaii, Acapulco, Cancun and Puerto Vallarta. Among the most important commercial cultural attractions of North America are Kennedy ...

Google previewThe Youth's Companion, Or, An Historical Dictionary (1816)

Consisting of Articles Chiefly Selected from Natural and Civil History, Geography, Astronomy, Zoology, Botany, and Minerology : Arranged in Alphabetical Order by Ezra Sampson

Abyssinia Acapulco Acorn Adder Africa African pent Agouti Air Ajacio Aleppo Algiers Allegany Alligator Alps Amazon Amazonia America Ammon Amsterdam Ancient Empires Andes Angora Goat Animalcules Anjou Cabbage Ant ...

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