Hobart


Hobart

Hobart [hoh-bert or for 1, 4, -bahrt; hoh-bahrt for 2] Examples noun

  1. Gar·ret Augustus [gar-it] /ˈgær ɪt/, 1844–99, U.S. lawyer and politician: vice president of the U.S. 1897–99.
  2. a seaport on and the capital of Tasmania, SE of Australia.
  3. a city in NW Indiana.
  4. a male given name.

Tasmania [taz-mey-nee-uh, -meyn-yuh] noun

  1. an island S of Australia: a state of the commonwealth of Australia. 26,382 sq. mi. (68,330 sq. km). Capital: Hobart.

Formerly Van Diemen’s Land. Related formsTas·ma·ni·an, adjective, noun Examples from the Web for hobart Contemporary Examples of hobart

  • Prematurely retired in early 1940, Hobart was brought back at the personal insistence of Churchill.

    Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day

    James Jones

    November 15, 2014

  • Hobart apparently threw his British heart and soul into his task.

    Blood in the Sand: When James Jones Wrote a Grunt’s View of D-Day

    James Jones

    November 15, 2014

  • John Young, director of admissions at Hobart, goes one step further.

    Do College Interviews Count?

    Steve Cohen, Mike Muska

    October 6, 2011

  • We want to know what you know about Hobart and why it would be a good fit for you.

    Do College Interviews Count?

    Steve Cohen, Mike Muska

    October 6, 2011

  • His work has appeared in such venues as Chizine, Space and Time, elimae, Wigleaf, Hobart, The Los Angeles Review, and PANK.

    Shorter Is Better

    Robert Swartwood

    December 13, 2010

  • Historical Examples of hobart

  • The principal line is that connecting Launceston with Hobart.

    Six Letters From the Colonies

    Robert Seaton

  • There are only two towns of any size—Hobart in the south and Launceston in the north.

    Six Letters From the Colonies

    Robert Seaton

  • Hobart, which up to 1881 was called Hobart Town, has a most enchanting situation.

    Six Letters From the Colonies

    Robert Seaton

  • I wired to Hobart, but, having no reply, so faith I reckoned you had left.

    Australia Revenged

    Boomerang

  • I recognised it as belonging to Macpherson, of Hobart, who was in the habit of letting it out.

    Australia Revenged

    Boomerang

  • British Dictionary definitions for hobart Hobart noun

    1. a port in Australia, capital of the island state of Tasmania on the estuary of the Derwent: excellent natural harbour; University of Tasmania (1890). Pop: 126 048 (2001)

    Tasmania noun

    1. an island in the S Pacific, south of mainland Australia: forms, with offshore islands, the smallest state of Australia; discovered by the Dutch explorer Tasman in 1642; used as a penal colony by the British (1803–53); mostly forested and mountainous. Capital: Hobart. Pop: 479 958 (2003 est). Area: 68 332 sq km (26 383 sq miles)Former name (1642–1855): Van Diemen’s Land

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