Definition of Voroshilovgrad in English:

Voroshilovgrad

Line breaks: Voro|shi¦lov|grad
Pronunciation: /ˌvɒrəˈʃiːləfgrad
 
/
  • former name (1935–58 and 1970–91) for Luhansk.

Origin

named in honour of Marshal Kliment Voroshilov (1881–1969), Soviet military and political leader.

More definitions of Voroshilovgrad

Definition of Voroshilovgrad in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space