Definition of Chicagoland in US English:

Chicagoland

noun

  • Chicago and its suburbs, considered as a unit.

    often as modifier ‘a thoughtful unpretentious matchmaking service for Chicagoland singles’
    • ‘At the broadest levels, we publish information and hold workshops and seminars to reach entrepreneurs throughout Chicagoland.’
    • ‘The following radio stations are throughout the Chicagolands’
    • ‘Instructors at this Chicagoland climbing gym pride themselves on personalized service and training.’
    • ‘Bringing together Chicagolands best bands and finest clubs, United Talent Coordinators have been on the forefront of the Chicagoland area music scene for over 15 years.’
    • ‘See over 60 wedding services in one convenient area along with Chicagoland's top bridal show featuring designer bridal gowns, bridesmaids, flower girl and mother of the bride collections as well as tuxedo formal wear for him.’
    • ‘Enjoy a delicious lunch at the nationally famous Bob Chinns Crab House, Chicagoland's highest volume restaurant serving jet-fresh seafood from all over the world!’

Pronunciation

Chicagoland

/SHəˈkäɡōˌland/