[aw-moo-tah] /ˈɔ mʊˈtɑ/
a seaport on W Kyushu, in SW Japan.
a city in SW Japan, on W Kyushu on Ariake Bay: former coal-mining centre; chemical industries and manufacturing. Pop: 139 345 (2002 est)
[on, awn] /ɒn, ɔn/ preposition 1. so as to be or remain supported by or suspended from: Put your package down on the table; Hang your coat on the hook. 2. so as to be attached to or unified with: Hang the picture on the wall. Paste the label on the package. 3. so as […]
1. Also, ON. O.N. Old Norse. 2. Ontario, Canada (approved for postal use). /ɒn/ preposition 1. in contact or connection with the surface of; at the upper surface of: an apple on the ground, a mark on the table cloth 2. attached to: a puppet on a string 3. carried with: I’ve no money on […]
[oh-nuh] /ˈoʊ nə/ noun, plural Onas (especially collectively) Ona for def 1. 1. a member of a people of Tierra del Fuego. 2. a female given name.
- On a dime
Related Terms stop on a dime, turn on a dime In a very small space, suddenly, as in That horse is so well trained it can turn on a dime. This expression alludes to the fact that the dime is the smallest-size U.S. coin. [ Early 1900s ]