Definition of Wigtownshire in English:

Wigtownshire

Line breaks: Wig¦town|shire
Pronunciation: /ˈwɪgtənʃɪə
 
, -ʃə/
  • A former county of SW Scotland. It became a part of Dumfries and Galloway in 1975.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
noun
a powerful whirlpool in the sea