There are 2 main definitions of Boston in English:

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Boston 1

Pronunciation: /ˈbɒstən/
The state capital of Massachusetts; population 609,023 (est. 2008). It was founded circa 1630 and named after Boston in Lincolnshire.

Words that rhyme with Boston

postern
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There are 2 main definitions of Boston in English:

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Boston 2

Pronunciation: /ˈbɒstən/

noun

[mass noun]
1A card game resembling solo whist.
Example sentences
  • A bid of seven (uptown, downtown or no trumps) is also known as a Boston.
2A variation of the waltz or of the two-step.
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