lisbon lisbon  /ˈlɪz bən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) capital and largest city and economic and cultural center of Portugal; a major port in western Portugal on Tagus River where it broadens and empties into the Atlantic

Synonym(s)

News

  1. Emergency crews extricate passengers from Lisbon accident

    Two passengers were extricated from a vehicle early this morning after an accident on River Road in Lisbon, officials said.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Norwich Bulletin

  2. Lisbon OKs budget hike, new sewer vacuum truck

    BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff LISBON Voters approved a 2013-14 school budget Tuesday by a 184-vote margin. The $14.4 million school budget was approved 325-141 at the polls. Ward 1 voted 146- 49 and Ward 2 voted 179-92. The $14,466,497 budget, which includes adult education, represents a 2.19 percent increase from the current budget. read more
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Times Record

  3. Lisbon schools agree on new contract

    LISBON — Lisbon teachers and the school board have agreed on a new three-year contract, with both sides making concessions.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The East Liverpool Review

Wiki Images for lisbon

definition of lisbon
meaning of lisbon

Quotes

  1. "He has been a key person. I respect him a lot because it was him who signed me and he has played a very important part in all that I have won. In Lisbon I reached an agreement with him and it was decided that the best thing for all was to...
    on Oct 28, 2008 By: Cristiano Ronaldo Source: Oneindia

  2. "Discussion on relations-linked issues with Lithuania went smoothly. I spoke with Mr. President about the Treaty of Lisbon, EU relations and about energy issues," said Gasparovic.
    on Jun 10, 2008 By: Ivan Gasparovic Source: Tlačová agentúra Slovenskej republiky (predplatné)

  3. "They have not suggested either that they wish to postpone the ratification of the Lisbon Treaty for other countries, or that they wish to stall the whole process," Brown said.
    on Jun 18, 2008 By: Gordon Brown Source: Earthtimes (press release)

Word of the Day
languish languish
/ˈlæŋɡ wɪʃ /