What does the word holland mean?

    Part of speech: noun plural

  • Ardent spirits; gin.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Unbleached linen.

Usage examples for holland

  1. In Holland, cauliflowers are grown not only for home use and for seed, but also for the early London market. – The Cauliflower by A. A. Crozier
  2. In his twenty- third year he was sent with his regiment to join the French forces, then engaged in operations against Holland. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay