Meaning of Morningside in English:


proper noun

  • 1A residential district in Edinburgh, Scotland.

    1. 1.1as modifier Denoting an affected, refined accent associated with some residents of Morningside.
      ‘It is crucial to this experiment, by the way, that you do not already have an Asian or a Morningside accent.’
      • ‘After the reading, one of the Morningside ladies raised her hand.’
      upper-class, refined, aristocratic, affected, Home Counties, fruity, grand



/ˈmɔːnɪŋsʌɪd/ /mɔrnɪŋˈsʌɪd/