Associations to the word «Wimbledon»


WIMBLEDON, proper noun. A borough of London
WIMBLEDON, proper noun. The Wimbledon Championships, a prestigious tennis tournament
WIMBLEDON, proper noun. (soccer) Wimbledon F.C., a former football club that represented the London borough; the club's corporate successor is Milton Keynes Dons.
WIMBLEDON, proper noun. (soccer) AFC Wimbledon, a football club founded by supporters of the original Wimbledon F.C. as a response to that club's move to Milton Keynes.

Dictionary definition

WIMBLEDON, noun. A suburb of London and the headquarters of the club where annual international tennis championships are played on grass courts.

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