Definition of manchester in English:

manchester

noun

South African, Australian, NZ
  • [mass noun] Household linen.

    • ‘I know nothing, but it could be that the marketing team behind the brochure for manchester from Casuarina would welcome some new ideas.’
    • ‘The shop sells clothes, toys, books, records and CDs, small furniture items, kitchenware and household items, manchester and plenty of bric-a-brac.’

Pronunciation:

manchester

/ˈmantʃɪstə/

Definition of Manchester in English:

Manchester

proper noun

  • An industrial city and metropolitan district in NW England; population 396,300 (est. 2009). Founded in Roman times, it developed in the 18th and 19th centuries as a centre of the English cotton industry.

Pronunciation:

Manchester

/ˈmantʃɪstə/