Geneva - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |dʒəˈniːvə|  American pronunciation of the word geneva
Brit.  |dʒɪˈniːvə|  British pronunciation of the word geneva

noun

- a city in southwestern Switzerland at the western end of Lake Geneva; it is the headquarters of various international organizations (syn: geneve, genf)
- gin made in the Netherlands (syn: hollands)

Examples

Geneva Conventions

We met at the summit in Geneva.

Representatives from over 100 countries attended the International Peace Conference in Geneva.

He said the bombing was in complete disregard of the Geneva Convention.

people living in Geneva and its environs

When do you plan on going to Geneva?

Geneva has been the stage for many such conferences.

Geneva is about 20 miles away.

Geneva Convention

It was a small town about an hour away form Geneva.

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