Definition of Cape of Good Hope in US English:

Cape of Good Hope

proper noun

  • A mountainous promontory south of Cape Town, South Africa, near the southern extremity of Africa. Sighted toward the end of the 15th century by Bartolomeu Dias, it was sailed around for the first time by Vasco da Gama in 1497.


Cape of Good Hope

/ˈˌkāp əv ˌɡo͝od ˈhōp/