Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps

Noun: Lexington  lek-sing-tun
  1. The first battle of the American Revolution (April 19, 1775)
    - Concord, Lexington and Concord
  2. Town in eastern Massachusetts near Boston where the first battle of the American Revolution was fought
  3. A city in eastern Kentucky; noted for raising thoroughbred horses

Type of: city, metropolis, pitched battle, town, urban center [US], urban centre [Brit, Cdn]

Part of: American Revolution, American Revolutionary War, American War of Independence, Bay State, Bluegrass State, Kentucky, KY, MA, Massachusetts, Old Colony, War of American Independence

Encyclopedia: Lexington, Nebraska micropolitan area