Associations to the word «Somerset»

Wiktionary

SOMERSET, proper noun. A maritime county in the west of England bordered by Gloucestershire, Bristol, Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon, the Severn estuary and the Bristol channel.
SOMERSET, noun. Archaic spelling of somersault.

Dictionary definition

SOMERSET, noun. A county in southwestern England on the Bristol Channel.
SOMERSET, noun. An acrobatic feat in which the feet roll over the head (either forward or backward) and return.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats