Definition of United Kingdom in English:

United Kingdom

(also UK)

proper noun

  • A country in western Europe that consists of England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland; population 64,700,000 (estimated 2015); capital, London. Full name United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.

Pronunciation

United Kingdom

/juˈnaɪdɪd ˈkɪŋdəm//yo͞oˈnīdid ˈkiNGdəm/