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Definition of the noun toronto

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noun - plural: -

  1. the provincial capital and largest city in Ontario (and the largest city in Canada)
    • examples: I came to Toronto at the beginning of June. | Toronto used to be called Fort York. | Yonge street is a famous street in Toronto. | It is unfortunate that our mayor has brought fame and shame to Toronto. | The Toronto International Film Festival is the largest film festival in North America. | Toronto mayor Rob Ford admitted to having smoked crack. | However luggage didn't make it back to Toronto. | Toronto never disappoints. | Toronto's mayor was caught on tape smoking crack.
    • region: Canada
    • lexical domain: Locations - nouns denoting spatial position
    • instance of: provincial capital = the capital city of a province
    • part of: Ontario = a prosperous and industrialized province in central Canada
    • part: CN Tower = a tower in Toronto


  1. Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario. It is located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario, with the original city area lying between the Don and Humber rivers. According to the 2011 Census, the city had 2,615,060 residents while its census metropolitan area, which comprises the majority of the Greater Toronto Area, had a population of 5,583,064.
    • also known as T.O.; T Dot; City of Toronto; Toronto, Ontario; Toronto, Ontario, Canada; tranna;; Toronto, Canada
    • founded in (223 years ago)
    • part of Ontario, Canada
    • read more about Toronto (city)
  2. Toronto is the second-largest city in Jefferson County, Ohio, United States, along the Ohio River. The population was 5,091 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Weirton-Steubenville, WV-OH Metropolitan Statistical Area.
  3. Toronto is a city in Woodson County, Kansas, United States, along the Verdigris River. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 281.
  4. Toronto is a town in Deuel County, South Dakota, United States. The population was 212 at the 2010 census.
  5. Toronto is a town in Clinton County, Iowa, United States. The population was 124 at the 2010 census.
  6. Toronto is a village in County Durham, in England. It is situated a mile to the north-west of Bishop Auckland and was represented in Wear Valley District Council until that authority was merged into Durham County Council in April 2009.
  7. Toronto a.k.a. Toronto, Illinois: Toronto was an unincorporated rural community located in Woodside Township, Sangamon County, Illinois. It was located adjacent to what is now the Toronto Road exit at Mile 90 of the Illinois section of Interstate 55. Today, the Toronto neighborhood of Springfield is roughly defined as the region bordering Lake Springfield south of Interstate 72 and east of Interstate 55.
  8. Toronto a.k.a. Toronto, Indiana, is an extinct town in Helt Township, Vermillion County, Indiana, United States. The site is near the Illinois and Indiana border.

There are other places with in their name, like New Toronto, Old Toronto, Toronto Zoo, Toronto Islands, Downtown Toronto, Toronto Necropolis, Metropolitan Toronto, Toronto Eaton Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto Aerospace Museum, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Western Hospital, First Toronto Post Office, Toronto School of Theology, Toronto Centre for the Arts, University of Toronto Schools, Toronto Entertainment District, University of Toronto Mississauga, University of Toronto Scarborough.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Toronto

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Google previewPlanning for a City of Culture (2017)

Creative Urbanism in Toronto and New York by Shoshanah B.D. Goldberg-Miller

Toronto is the third-largest center for film production in North America and falls just behind New York and Chicago as the...

Toronto is an urban center with a large population of foreign-born residents (Gertler et al., 2006b).

Google previewConcrete Toronto (2007)

A Guidebook to Concrete Architecture from the Fifties to the Seventies by Michael McClelland

Toronto is a concrete city. From international landmarks to civic buildings to cultural institutions to metropolitan infrastructure and the single-family home, reminders of the era of 'brutalist' architecture surround Torontonians.

Google previewThe Rattle of Theta Chi (1966)

Metropoli- Toronto is the heart of the rich tern Ontario market. It is the ital of Ontario, the population of h...

Metropolitan Toronto is a fine source of stable labour...

Google previewIn Search of Canada (1989)

by Stephen Richards Graubard

Toronto is the center for Anglo-Canadian literature and the national base for periodicals, magazines, and publishing houses. It has had a succession of noted authors, from Goldwin Smith to E. J. Pratt, Morley Callahan, Marshall McLuhan, ...

Google previewAsumiendo Diferencias (2008)

by Environmental Design Research Association. Conference, Beatriz E. Rodríguez Villafuerte, Meldrena Chapin

Toronto is the center of the Canadian design industry (Architecture, urban design, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture, advertising, film and animation). The Toronto positive urban model will help the students design urban ...

Google previewThe Hemingway Collection (2014)

by Ernest Hemingway

Toronto is a famous betting town. But if you do not follow the races, you never see any betting. If you happen to be a bettor, you see betting everywhere. That is, if you look for it. Rather, you see signs of betting. At the corner of Adelaide and Bay ...

Google previewDictionary of Cape Breton English (2016)

by William John Davey, Richard P. MacKinnon

Toronto: University of Toronto ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Literature and Criticism (2002)

by Martin Coyle, Honorary Professorial Fellow Peter Garside, Peter Garside, Malcolm Kelsall, Professor of English Malcolm Kelsall, Professor, John Peck

Configuration: Essays on the Canadian Literatures, ECW, Toronto Egoff, Sheila (1975) The Republic of Childhood: A Critical Guide to Canadian Children's Literature in English, 2nd edn , Oxford ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Behavioral Neuroscience (2010)

R F Thompson University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA L-M Tian University of Texas Medical School, Houston, TX, USA H K Titley University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada G Tononi Department of Psychiatry, University ...

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Quotes about Toronto

I have very happy memories of fairy tales. My mother used to take me to the library in Toronto to check out the fairy tales. And she was an actress, so she used to act out for me the different characters in all these fairy tales. (Mike Myers)
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Scrabble value of T1O1R1O1N1T1O1

The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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