Definition of geo in English:


Line breaks: geo
Pronunciation: /gjəʊ
, ˈdʒiːəʊ/

noun (plural geos)

  • A long, narrow, steep-sided cleft formed by erosion in coastal cliffs.
    More example sentences
    • From the back and sides of the geo, narrow caves lead deeper into the cliffs.


early 17th century (originally Orkney and Shetland dialect): from Old Norse gjá.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day grotesquerie
Pronunciation: grəʊˈtɛskəri
grotesque quality or grotesque things collectively