Definition of "argentina" []

  • A republic in southern South America: colonized by the Spanish from 1516 onwards; gained independence in 1816 and became a republic in 1852; ruled by military dictatorships for much of the 20th century; civilian rule restored in 1983; consists chiefly of subtropical plains and forests (the Chaco) in the north, temperate plains (the pampas) in the central parts, the Andes in the west, and an infertile plain extending to Tierra del Fuego in the south (Patagonia); an important meat producer. Language: Spanish. Religion: Roman Catholic. Currency: peso. Capital: Buenos Aires. Pop: 42 610 981 (2013 est). Area: 2 776 653 sq km (1 072 067 sq miles) (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "argentina" in a sentence
  • "July 2nd, 2009 12: 16 pm ET yeah .. this whole thing is pretty weird. this woman in argentina is his "soulmate" but he's going to work on his marriage with a woman who is not? how in the world does that make any sense? he really sounds like a whack job."
  • "I adore sweet things ... and I´m trying to start a business here in argentina!"
  • "December 29, 2008 7: 14 PM wow you are a cutie pie miss standtall your husband is a lucky man that is an amazing story about the cats in argentina"
  • "20 January 2009 at 8: 15 pm well, here in argentina the twilight series are getting bigger everyday! my friends and i are so obsessed with the books!"