DIXIE

dixie

(noun) a large metal pot (12 gallon camp kettle) for cooking; used in military camps

Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, South, Dixie, Dixieland

(noun) the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology

Proper noun

Dixie

(informal, US) The southern United States, especially the former Confederate States; the South.

(informal, US) The southwestern corner of Utah.

(US) A female given name from place names.

Synonyms

• Dixieland

• South

Etymology

Noun

dixie (plural dixies)

(military) A large iron pot, used in the army.

Source: Wiktionary


Dix"ie, n.

Definition: A colloquial name for the Southern portion of the United States, esp. during the Civil War. [U.S.]

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



RESET




Word of the Day

5 December 2022

CAREFUL

(adjective) unhurried and with care and dignity; “walking at the same measured pace”; “with all deliberate speed”


Do you know this game?

Wordscapes

Wordscapes is a popular word game consistently in the top charts of both Google Play Store and Apple App Store. The Android version has more than 10 million installs. This guide will help you get more coins in less than two minutes of playing the game. Continue reading Wordscapes: Get More Coins