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Definition of the noun nevada

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noun - plural: -

  1. a state in the western United States
    • examples: California and Nevada border on each other. | Prostitution is legal in most of Nevada.
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • synonyms of Nevada: Battle Born State / Nev. / NV / Sagebrush State / Silver State
    • instance of: American state = one of the 50 states of the United States
    • part of: Southwest / southwestern United States = the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado; America / the States / U.S. / U.S.A. / United States / United States of America / US / USA = North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean
    • parts:
      • Hoover Dam = a large dam built in 1933 on the Colorado River in Nevada
      • Lake Mead = the largest reservoir in the United States; located in southeastern Nevada and northwestern Arizona and formed by the Hoover Dam on the Colorado River
      • capital of Nevada / Carson City = capital of the state of Nevada
      • Las Vegas = largest city in Nevada; located in southeastern Nevada
      • Reno = a city in western Nevada at the foot of the Sierra Nevada Mountains
      • Black Rock Desert = a desert in northwestern Nevada
      • Death Valley = a desert area that is part of the Mojave Desert in eastern California and southwestern Nevada
      • Lake Tahoe = a lake on the border between Nevada and California to the west of Carson City
      • Colorado River / Colorado = an important river in the southwestern United States; rises in the Rocky Mountains of northern Colorado and flows southwest through Utah into Arizona (where it flows through the Grand Canyon) and then southward through the southern tip of Nevada, then forming the border between California and Arizona and finally into Mexico where it empties into the Gulf of California


  1. "Nevada" is a 1997 film starring Amy Brenneman and directed by Gary Tieche.
  2. "Nevada" is a 1944 western movie based on a Zane Grey novel and starring a 27-year-old Robert Mitchum, with Anne Jeffreys, Guinn "Big Boy" Williams, and Richard Martin in supporting roles. The film was written by Norman Houston from Grey's popular novel and directed by Edward Killy. Mitchum is billed with "Introducing Bob Mitchum as Jim Lacy" at the film's beginning, although this was not Mitchum's first movie.
  3. "Nevada" is a 1927 American Western silent film directed by John Waters and starring Gary Cooper, Thelma Todd, and William Powell. Based on the novel Nevada by Zane Grey, the film is about a former outlaw hired to protect a ranch owner's daughter, which angers the ranch foreman who is in love with the girl. The villainous foreman spreads a rumor of his rival's dark past to the sheriff, and the former outlaw is soon on the run again. Eventually he captures a gang of cattle rustlers led by the foreman, and with his reputation restored, he marries the girl. This lavish Western film was remade in 1944 as Nevada starring Robert Mitchum—the only time Cooper and Mitchum played the same role.
  4. "Nevada" is a 1935 film directed by Charles Barton.


  1. Nevada is a fictional character from the 1927 film Nevada.
  2. Nevada is a fictional character from the 2009 film Crank: High Voltage.
  3. Nevada is a fictional character from the 1957 film The Buckskin Lady.
  4. Nevada is a fictional character from the 1946 film Colorado Serenade.

There are other characters with in their name, like Nevada Smith and Wanda Nevada.


Who is Nevada?

Nevada a.k.a. George Katt is a film actor, tv actor.

Phrases with Nevada

Phrases starting with the word Nevada:

  1. Nevada Gas
  2. Nevada Pea
  3. Nevada Rush
  4. Nevada Agave
  5. Nevada Dalea
  6. Nevada Gilia
  7. Nevada Onion
  8. Nevada Arnica
  9. Nevada Dodder
  10. Nevada Lupine
  11. Nevada Suncup
  12. Nevada Bulrush
  13. Nevada Catseye
  14. Nevada Currant
  15. Nevada Ephedra

Phrases ending with the word Nevada:

  1. Euxoa Nevada
  2. Genus Nevada
  3. Anapis nevada
  4. sierra nevada
  5. Cyclosa nevada

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Nevada

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Google previewGeography (1908)

Structural, Physical, and Comparative by John Walter Gregory

The Sierra Nevada is a mountain chain, 500 miles in length and from 70 to 100 miles in width. It consists of a...

Google previewUniquely Nevada (2004)

by Rebecca K. O'Connor, Dennis Myers

Nevada is the seventh-largest state in the country, but it ranks 39th in population.

Google previewA Natural History of California (1992)

by Allan A. Schoenherr

SIERRA NEVADA The Sierra Nevada is the most conspicuous geographic feature of the state of California. Essentially a...

Google previewGambling and the Public Interest (2003)

by Peter Collins

Nevada is a stunning success story, and it is not surprising that other jurisdictions would like to emulate it.

Google previewEarthtones (2002)

A Nevada Album by Ann Ronald, Stephen Trimble

The fact remains, however: Nevada is a comparatively arid state.

Google previewSeeking Our Past, An Introduction to North American Archaeology (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Where Bag limitsareused, however, there can be daily or seasonal Bag limits Nevada Nevada is an epistolatory novelfromJosh Porter whois known mostly for hisroleas Josh Dies,the singer/songwriter for the band Showbread. Nevada is the ...

Google previewFarm Implement News (1914)

Nevada is the center of this richest and most productive farming territory and it furnishes a market for enormous quantities of original foodstuffs. It is an ideal city, composed of a splendid mercantile community. happy homes, excellent schools.

Google previewGender, 2000 (2001)

by Denise L. Smith, Renee E. Spraggins

*Paradise, Nevada is a census designated place and is not legally incorporated. Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1. West, the male and female populations grew at about the same rate, ...

Google previewThe World: Historical & Actual (1886)

What Has Been & what is ... by Frank Gilbert

NEVADA. Nevada is an offshot from California.

Google previewHermit in Paris (2013)

by Italo Calvino

As you know, Nevada is the onlyStatewhere gamblingis permitted,prostitution is legalized, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (1976)

Volume 19 - Names as Catalog Entries to Nigeria: Academic Libraries in by Allen Kent, Harold Lancour, Jay E. Daily

NEVADA LIBRARY ASSOCIATION In 1946, a small group of six librarians met in Reno, Nevada to discuss the possibility of forming a state library association. They drafted a letter to other librarians in the state giving the following reasons why ...

Google previewThe Chambers Crossword Dictionary, 3rd edition (2012)

by Chambers,

Kansas,Nevada,Oregon Alabama,Arizona, Florida,Georgia, Indiana,Montana, NewYork,Vermont, Wyoming Arkansas,Colorado, Delaware,Illinois, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Virginia Louisiana, Minnesota, ...

Google previewTümpisa (Panamint) Shoshone Dictionary (1989)

by Jon Philip Dayley

In aboriginal times and even well into this century, Panamint was spoken by small bands of people living in southeastern California and extreme southwestern Nevada in the valleys and mountain ranges east of the Sierra Nevada. Thus ...

Google previewColorado Biographical Dictionary (1999)

by Jan Onofrio

Jackling assisted in the development and operation of similar properties in Nevada under the Nevada Consolidated Copper Company, in Montana under the Butte and Superior Mining Company, in Arizona under the Ray Consolidated ...

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Quotes about Nevada

Nevada once again has shown double digit increases in tax revenue... Nevada continues to show economic stability with its desirable business climate and booming tourism sector. (Kenny Guinn)
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Scrabble value of N1E1V4A1D2A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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