Louisville[lo̵̅o̅′ə vəl, lo̵̅o̅′ē vil]
Louisville definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
city in N Ky., on the Ohio River: pop. 256,000
Origin: after Louis XVI
Louisville definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A city of north-central Kentucky on the Ohio River west of Lexington. On the site of a fort built by George Rogers Clark in 1778, it is a port of entry and a major industrial, financial, and marketing center. Population: 554,000.
Louisville - Cultural Definition
Largest city in Kentucky.
- The Kentucky Derby, a famous horse race, is held there every spring.