Definition of Rhode Island in English:

Rhode Island

proper noun

  • A state in the north-eastern US, on the Atlantic coast; population 1,050,788 (est. 2008); capital, Providence. Settled from England in the 17th century, it was one of the original thirteen states of the Union (1776) and is the smallest and most densely populated.

Pronunciation:

Rhode Island

/ˈrəʊd ˌʌɪlənd/