Share this entry

peninsula
American English: /pəˈnɪnsələ/
British English: /pɪˈnɪnsjʊlə/

Translation of peninsula in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • The island's 3,700 acres of tropical rainforest are a biological reserve that also includes five surrounding peninsulas on the Panama mainland.
    • In mid-winter, the warm water around the Southwest peninsula seems to give them most lightning.
    • Just before we descend to the car park, I look out at the bay and a long peninsula of land pointing towards the East.

Definition of peninsula in:

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

QUIZ


    Next Score: