Share this entry

Share this page

Pisa

Line breaks: Pisa
Pronunciation: /ˈpiːzə
 
/

Definition of Pisa in English:

A city in west central Italy, in Tuscany, on the River Arno; population 87,398 (2008). It is noted for the ‘Leaning Tower of Pisa’, a circular bell tower which leans about 5 m (17 ft) from the perpendicular over its height of 55 m (181 ft).

Definition of Pisa in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

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 jaunt
Pronunciation: jônt
noun
a short excursion or journey for pleasure