Definition of Carlsbad in US English:

Carlsbad

proper noun

  • 1A city in southwestern California, on the Pacific coast, north of San Diego; population 96,374 (est. 2008).

  • 2A city in southeastern New Mexico, on the Pecos River; population 25,629 (est. 2008). To the southwest is Carlsbad Caverns, a vast cave complex.

Pronunciation

Carlsbad

/ˈkärlzbad/