Definition for oxford

noun as in boot

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Strong matches

brogan, galoshes, waders, waters

Weak matches

mukluk, snow shoes

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Example Sentences

Scientists at Oxford’s Jenner Institute, in publishing results of their Phase 1 human clinical trial, noted that they had tested blood samples on four different types of assay, and while the results correlated, the titers varied widely.

From Fortune

Oxford stepped forward and said it would offer nonexclusive, royalty-free licenses for its vaccine, meaning multiple parties could sell it at a low cost.

From Fortune

Johnson & Johnson has said that it favors a single shot approach, but—like Sinopharm, Moderna, Pfizer, and Oxford—it will likely administer its vaccines in two doses.

From Fortune

Economists at the universities of Oxford, Zurich, and Cambridge looked into the UK furlough program, which supports one-third of the country’s workforce, accounting for more than 9 million jobs, furloughed by mid-June 2020.

From Quartz

Still, Raworth did get her economics degree — as well as a master’s in economics, also from Oxford.

Seventy-two adults between the ages of 18 and 50 are participating in the trial, led by the pediatrics department at Oxford.

His Oxford shirts and matching boxers are, needless to say, woven.

His next book is Government against Itself: Public Union Power and Its Consequences (Oxford) due out in January 2015.

But my goodness, even the air around Oxford University is studious.

Denton, who speaks in the clipped cadence of the Oxford-educated Brit he is, has built quite a castle.

A copy of Tendall's testament sold at Oxford for 20 guineas, supposed to be the only copy of that edition unburned by Tonstall.

The Ashmolean museum, at Oxford, England, founded for the purpose of receiving the antiquary's "twelve cartloads of rarities."

A student, showing the Museum at Oxford to a party, among other things produced a rusty sword.

Robert Harley, earl of Oxford, died; an English statesman and literary character.

It is but 50 miles from Bristol, and not so much as 100 miles from Oxford, and the coach passes very near this place.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to oxford, such as: footwear, brogan, galoshes, waders, waters, and mukluk.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.