Definition of Stratford in US English:

Stratford

proper noun

  • 1An industrial town in southwestern Connecticut, east of Bridgeport, former home to the American Shakespeare Festival; population 48,853 (est. 2008).

  • 2A city in southern Ontario in Canada, on the Avon River, noted for its summer Shakespeare Festival; population 30,461 (2006).

Pronunciation

Stratford

/ˈstratfərd/