[kom-suh-mawl, kom-suh-mawl] /ˌkɒm səˈmɔl, ˈkɒm səˌmɔl/
a communist organization in the Soviet Union for youths 16 years of age and older.
a member of this organization.
Compare (def 2), (def 6).
/ˌkɒmsəˈmɒl; ˈkɒmsəˌmɒl; Russian kəmsaˈmɔl/
(formerly) the youth association of the Soviet Union for 14- to 26-year-olds
Russian communist youth organization, 1934, from Russian Komsomol, contraction of Kommunisticheskii Soyuz Molodezhi “Communist Union of Youth.”
[kom-suh-mawlsk; Russian kuh m-suh-mawlsk] /ˌkɒm səˈmɔlsk; Russian kəm sʌˈmɔlsk/ noun 1. a city in the E Russian Federation in Asia, on the Amur River. /Russian kəmsaˈmɔljsk/ noun 1. an industrial city in W Russia, on the Amur River: built by members of the Komsomol (Communist youth league) in 1932. Pop: 275 000 (2005 est)
[kaw-moo-rah] /ˈkɔ mʊˈrɑ/ noun 1. Marquis Jutaro [joo-tah-raw] /ˈdʒu tɑˌrɔ/ (Show IPA), 1855–1911, Japanese statesman and diplomat.
[koh-nuh] /ˈkoʊ nə/ noun 1. a southwesterly winter wind in Hawaii, often strong and bringing rain.
- Kona coffee
noun a type of highly aromatic coffee cultivated on Mount Hualalai and Mauna Loa, Hawaii Examples Because of the rarity and price of Kona coffee in the marketplace, some retailers sell so called Kona blends. Word Origin cooking