Main definitions of Weymouth in English

: Weymouth1Weymouth2

Weymouth1

proper noun

  • A resort and port on the coast of Dorset, southern England; population 50,100 (est. 2009).

Pronunciation:

Weymouth

/ˈweɪməθ/

Main definitions of Weymouth in English

: Weymouth1Weymouth2

Weymouth2

noun

  • 1A simple curb bit, used especially in a double bridle.

    1. 1.1A double bridle in which the curb bit is a Weymouth bit.
      • ‘A full, double, or Weymouth bridle consists of two bits: a snaffle used for raising the head, and a curb, used for tucking in the nose.’
      • ‘Genuine Swarovski-crystals decorate the browband of this stunning Weymouth.’

Origin

Late 18th century: of unknown origin.

Pronunciation:

Weymouth

/ˈweɪməθ/