Associations to the word «Mississippi»


MISSISSIPPI, proper noun. A state of the United States of America. Capital Jackson: Postal abbreviation: MS
MISSISSIPPI, proper noun. A major river in North America that rises in Minnesota and flows into the Gulf of Mexico.
MISSISSIPPI, interjection. Used to count out a time of about one second, especially in games.
MISSISSIPPI, noun. A recitation of “Mississippi” (interjection).
MISSISSIPPI KITE, noun. Ictinia mississippiensis, a small bird of prey found across the central and southern United States.
MISSISSIPPI MUD PIE, noun. A dessert pie with gooey chocolate sauce on a crumbly chocolate crust.
MISSISSIPPI MUD PIES, noun. Plural of Mississippi mud pie
MISSISSIPPI SAX, noun. (slang) Term for a simple harmonica
MISSISSIPPI WIND CHIME, noun. (rare) (offensive) a hanged black person

Dictionary definition

MISSISSIPPI, noun. A major North American river and the chief river of the United States; rises in northern Minnesota and flows southward into the Gulf of Mexico.
MISSISSIPPI, noun. A state in the Deep South on the gulf of Mexico; one of the Confederate States during the American Civil War.

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