Definition of Bristol in English:


proper noun

  • 1A city in southwestern England; population 374,000 (est. 2009). It is located on the River Avon about 6 miles (10 km) from the Bristol Channel.

  • 2An industrial city and township in west central Connecticut; population 60,927 (est. 2008).

  • 3A township in southeastern Pennsylvania, on the Delaware River; population 53,847 (est. 2008).

  • 4An industrial city in eastern Tennessee; population 25,817 (est. 2008).



/ˈbristl/ /ˈbrɪstl/