Definition of Milky Way in US English:

Milky Way

proper noun

  • 1A faint band of light crossing the sky, made up of vast numbers of faint stars. It corresponds to the plane of our Galaxy, in which most of its stars are located.

    1. 1.1 The galaxy in which our sun is located.


Milky Way

/ˈˌmɪlki ˈweɪ//ˈˌmilkē ˈwā/