Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.


n. pl. Winnebago or Win·ne·ba·gos or Win·ne·ba·goes

[Fox wiinepyeekooha, those of the dirty water.]
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.


npl -gos or -go
1. (Placename) Lake Winnebago a lake in E Wisconsin, fed and drained by the Fox river: the largest lake in the state. Area: 557 sq km (215 sq miles)
2. (Peoples) a member of a North American Indian people living in Wisconsin and Nebraska
3. (Languages) the language of this people, belonging to the Siouan family
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014


(ˌwɪn əˈbeɪ goʊ)

Lake, a lake in E Wisconsin. 30 mi. (48 km) long.
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.Winnebago - a member of the Siouan-speaking people formerly living in eastern Wisconsin south of Green Bay; ally of the Menomini and enemy of the Fox and Sauk people
Siouan, Sioux - a member of a group of North American Indian peoples who spoke a Siouan language and who ranged from Lake Michigan to the Rocky Mountains
2.Winnebago - the Siouan language spoken by the Winnebago
Siouan language, Siouan - a family of North American Indian languages spoken by the Sioux
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
regarding the remodeling of the Winnebago Baptist Home.
Glenn Corrie, the owner of a management company that ran gaming operations for the Wisconsin Winnebago, received an eighteen-month prison term after he confessed to paying hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes to members of the tribe's business committee.
The Hewlett-Packard Winnebago featured the firm's new personal desktop scanner, just 3.75 inches high by 12.5 inches wide by 2.75 inches deep.
Winnebago's rotational molding facility provides polyethylene components.
Winnebago said it also strengthened its cash position with an increase of $34.7 million during the quarter.
Recalls Nick: "I was touring with Mark Lanegan, opening for him with a solo acoustic set, and before one show these two guys from Winnebago Deal turned up and said they wanted to play with me.
In the white rasta department, neuvo hippie Tosh Townend and his band of groovy brothers and sisters have purchased a '70s Winnebago, painted it all kinds of far-out colors, and are gonna let their freak flag fly on a trip up and down the West Coast and up to Vancouver.
The Associated Press (AP) recently reported that Winnebago, MN-based farmer-owned cooperative Corn Plus is developing a "pollution-control facility" at its Winnebago ethanol plant that is expected to reduce the plant's use of natural gas by 80 percent.
However, having returned to the great Winnebago in the sky before the movie was completed, he was digitally recreated for many of his scenes.
It also provides middle-market M&A advisory services to clients in a variety of sectors.Country: USASector: Motor VehiclesTarget: Winnebago Industries Inc Buyer: North Street Capital LPType: LBOStatus: Bidding