Share this entry

Angel Island Syllabification: An·gel Is·land

Definition of Angel Island in English:

An island in San Francisco Bay, in north central California, that was the chief immigration station on the US western coast. It is now a state park.

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day fortissimo
Pronunciation: fôrˈtisəˌmō
adverb
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly