Definition of Vermont in English:


Pronunciation /vərˈmänt/ /vərˈmɑnt/

proper noun

  • A state in the northeastern US, on the border with Canada; population 621,270 (est. 2008); capital, Montpelier. Explored and settled by the French during the 17th and 18th centuries, it became an independent republic in 1777 and the 14th state of the US in 1791.