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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 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 Buccaneer's Atlas (1992)

Basil Ringrose's South Sea Waggoner : a Sea Atlas and Sailing Directions of the Pacific Coast of the Americas, 1682 by Basil Ringrose, Derek Howse

Acapulco is a greate port of trade. It is the place from whence the Spaniard embarques from Mexico for China and the fillipines, wch is a peculiar privilige it hath for no other port dares trade to any parts of the East Indies butt from hence. 26 It is ...

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

by Samuel Augustus Mitchell, P. A. Witmer

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 New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2015)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

®Acapulco. Gold ̄ by the Rainy Daze was released in 1967 and had just begun its climb on the pop charts when programme directors figured out what it was about and pulled it off play lists.

Google previewThe Everything Large-Print Crossword Dictionary (2010)

Finding a solution has never been easier! by Charles Timmerman

sch 4 inst Academic 4 moot Academic term 8 semester Academy Award 5 oscar Academy frosh 5 plebe Academy head 5 plato Academy student 5 cadet Acadia National Park locale 5 maine Acapulco abode 4 casa Acapulco affirmative 4 ...

Google previewAbbreviations Dictionary, Tenth Edition (2001)

by Dean A. Stahl, Karen Landen

after cant frames Acanth Acanthocephala acanthite silver sulfide Acap Acapulco acap automatic circuit analysis program ACAP American Council on Alcohol Problems; An- napurna Conservation Area Project; ...

Google previewHippie Dictionary (2013)

A Cultural Encyclopedia of the 1960s and 1970s by John Bassett Mccleary

Acapulco Gold a particularly popular and reportedly potent strain of mariiuana. The name alone warranted a higher price. If marijuana had come in packs with brand names, this would have been the most popular label. The leaf was usually ...

Google previewThe Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (2014)

by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

histrionic AUSTRALIA, 1966 Academy Award winning adjective histrionic AUSTRALIA, 1987 Acapulco noun marijuana from southwest Mexico. A shortened formof ACAPULCO GOLD.

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

acacia bush 124 acana 7482 Acapulco ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Gazetteer, Or Geographical Dictionary ... (1822)

Accompanied by an Atlas

Acapulco, or Los Reges, a town of Xew Mexico, and capital city of the government of Xew Spain, situated on the coast of the Pacific ocean, with an excellent bay and harbour. Its port is one of tile finest in the world, and capable of containing ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Addictive Drugs (2002)

by Richard Lawrence Miller

Acapulco Gold, Acapulco Red, Ace, ...

Google previewA Dictionary, Practical, Theoretical, and Historical, of Commerce and Commercial Navigation (1850)

Illustrated with Maps and Plans by John Ramsay McCulloch

ACAPULCO, a celebrated sea-port on the western coast of Mexico, ...

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Small photo of ACAPULCO, MEXICO - NOVEMBER 18, 2016: The boat anchored at the coast of Acapulco, MexicoSmall photo of Vertical, close up shot of a light blue acapulco chair set against a white marble wall. This was shot in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.Small photo of ACAPULCO, MEXICO NOVEMBER 23, 2016 - Cliff diver in the free flySmall photo of ACAPULCO, MEXICO - NOVEMBER 30, 2016 : boats on the public beach of Acapulco, Mexico.Small photo of Coast of the Pacific Ocean, Acapulco, MexicoSmall photo of La Quebrada , famous dot of Acapulco in Mexico . Blue sea and magnificent landscape .Small photo of Coast of the Pacific Ocean, Acapulco, Mexico More...

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