Definitions for UK

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. United Kingdom, UK, U.K., Britain, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Great Britain(noun)

    a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. UK(noun)ˈʌ̃ˈʌ̃, ˈʌ̃ˌʌ̃, ˌʌ̃ˈʌ̃

    the United Kingdom; the countries of England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland considered as a political unit

    public opinion in the U.K.

Wiktionary

  1. UK(Adjective)

    British; related to the United Kingdom.

  2. Origin: Derived from the similarity between the letter u and the Greek letter µ.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'UK' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #506

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