Definition of Stratford-upon-Avon in US English:

Stratford-upon-Avon

proper noun

  • A town in Warwickshire, central England, on the River Avon; population 23,100 (est. 2009). Famous as the birth and burial place of William Shakespeare, it is the site of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

Pronunciation

Stratford-upon-Avon

/ˈstratfərd əˌpän ˈāvən/