- a port in SW England, in Plymouth unitary authority, SW Devon, on Plymouth Sound (an inlet of the English Channel): Britain's chief port in Elizabethan times; the last port visited by the Pilgrim Fathers in the Mayflower before sailing to America; naval base; university (1992). Pop: 243 795 (2001)
- a unitary authority in SW England, in Devon. Pop: 241 500 (2003 est). Area: 76 sq km (30 sq miles)
- a city in SE Massachusetts, on Plymouth Bay: the first permanent European settlement in New England; founded by the Pilgrim Fathers. Pop: 54 109 (2003 est)
- the former capital of Montserrat, in the Caribbean; largely destroyed by volcanic eruption in 1997
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- Place Namesa seaport in SW Devonshire, in SW England, on the English Channel: naval base;
the departing point of the Mayflower 1620. 257,900.
- Place Namesa city in SE Massachusetts: the oldest town in New England, founded by the Pilgrims 1620. 35,913.
- Place Namesa town in SE Minnesota. 31,615.
- Place Namesa town in NW Connecticut. 10,732.
- Place Namesa town in and the capital of Montserrat, West Indies. 3200.