Ragusa


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Ragusa: Republic of Ragusa

Ra·gu·sa

 (rə-go͞o′zə, rä-go͞o′zä)
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Ragusa

(Italian raˈɡuːza)
n
1. (Placename) an industrial town in SE Sicily. Pop: 68 956 (2001)
2. (Placename) the Italian name (until 1918) for Dubrovnik
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014

Ra•gu•sa

(rɑˈgu zɑ)

n.
1. a city in SE Sicily. 62,472.
2. Italian name of Dubrovnik.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Ragusa - a port city in southwestern Croatia on the AdriaticRagusa - a port city in southwestern Croatia on the Adriatic; a popular tourist center
Croatia, Hrvatska, Republic of Croatia - a republic in the western Balkans in south-central Europe in the eastern Adriatic coastal area; formerly part of the Habsburg monarchy and Yugoslavia; became independent in 1991
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Both officials also examined means that will help overcome the difficulties facing the Tunisian community in Sicilia's Ragusa, notably as regards the payment of family allowances and the renewal of residency permits, in addition to looking for job opportunities for Tunisians in Italy.
The team, in the Ragusa district, came under suspicion
For us, unlike for Montalbano, the only mystery left to solve is how to muster up enough basic Italian to phone Guiseppe the taxi driver for the five-mile trip back to our base of Marina di Ragusa for dinner.
"We were seeking a system with enhanced flexibility so we could provide our customers a better way to change recipes in a quicker, more efficient manner, while maintaining a very high degree of product quality," notes Jay Ragusa, v.p.
My three-day trip to Donnafugata, near Ragusa, took me on a journey of beauty and tranquillity alongside historical discovery, as we were shown some of the more undiscovered and sacred parts of southern Italy.
She stayed at the Donnafugata Golf and Spa Resort, near Ragusa, Sicily.
The company said that Parsley Energy Inc expanded by 61,264 sq ft and now leases a total of 135,107 sq ft and were represented by Will Douglas and Nathan Lawrence with CBRE and Jim Bell with Studley; Atlassian Inc expanded by 48,346 sq ft to now lease a total of 72,530 sq ft, represented by Jake Ragusa and Elysia Ragusa with JLL; IPSoft Inc leased 24,184 sq ft and was represented by Chrissy Cornelius and Carl Condon with Avison Young; Kelly Hart & Hallman LLP leased 14,180 sq ft, represented by Burke Kennedy and Mike Kennedy with Avison Young; and Invesco Management Group Inc leased 9,305 sq ft and was represented by Liz Tucker with JLL.
Editors Tierney, Corwin, Fullerton, and Ragusa present this book on the emerging usage of games and social media to attract, engage, and educate college students.
Damon Ragusa, an entrepreneur and startup executive focused on the analytics and software industries, has been tapped to head up the North American expansion as president of idio, Inc.