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Syd·ney

 (sĭd′nē)
A city of southeast Australia on an inlet of the Tasman Sea. The largest city in Australia, it is the country's chief port and main cultural and financial center.

Sydney

(ˈsɪdnɪ)
n
1. (Placename) a port in SE Australia, capital of New South Wales, on an inlet of the S Pacific: the largest city in Australia and the first British settlement, established as a penal colony in 1788; developed rapidly after 1820 with the discovery of gold in its hinterland; large wool market; three universities. Pop: 4 627 345 (2011)
2. (Placename) a port in SE Canada, in Nova Scotia on NE Cape Breton Island: capital of Cape Breton Island until 1820, when the island united administratively with Nova Scotia. Pop: 32 286 (2006)

Sydney

(ˈsɪdnɪ)
n
(Biography) a variant spelling of (Sir Philip) Sidney

Syd•ney

(ˈsɪd ni)

n.
the capital of New South Wales, in SE Australia. 3,657,000.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Sydney - the largest Australian city located in southeastern Australia on the Tasman SeaSydney - the largest Australian city located in southeastern Australia on the Tasman Sea; state capital of New South Wales; Australia's chief port
Sydney Harbor Bridge - a steel arch bridge in Sydney, Australia
New South Wales - an Australian state in southeastern Australia
Translations
Sydney
Sidnej
Sydney
シドニー

Sydney

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Sydney

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Sydney

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Severe fire warnings and total fire ban are already issued for the Greater Sydney and Greater Hunter regions, Central Ranges, North Western and Upper Central West Plains.
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