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Honolulu (ˌhɒnəˈluːluː Pronunciation for Honolulu

Definitions

noun

  1. a port in Hawaii, on S Oahu island: the state capital. Pop: 380 149 (2003 est)

Example Sentences Including 'Honolulu'

Honolulu mayor Jeremy Harris called the shootings `absolutely appalling.
Sun, News of the World (1999)
Biggest mistake Trying to save a little money, I booked the cheapest possible flight from Honolulu to Molokai.
Independent (1998)
Bryant, a five-time National Basketball Association all-star, joined his teammates at the camp in Honolulu a day late.
Globe and Mail (2003)
But we have the money, and maybe we won't pay," shouted Barbara Taylor of Honolulu.
canada.com (2004)
By the time of her return to Honolulu , two weeks later, Dr Barbara was the new heroine of the ecological movement.
Ballard, J. G. Rushing to Paradise
Forensic entomologist Lee Goff at Chaminade University of Honolulu , Hawaii, agrees.
New Scientist (2004)
Fortunately for the fish, the relief plane from Honolulu arrived before Neil could win his wrestling match with Dr Barbara's conscience.
Ballard, J. G. Rushing to Paradise
The mountains are only minutes away from the urban anonymity of Honolulu.
Richard Fortey THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)
The wound was still leaking when Neil at last flew to Honolulu.
Ballard, J. G. Rushing to Paradise

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