Definition of

1840s

  1. (noun, time) the decade from 1840 to 1849

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of 1840s

Hypernyms: decade, decennary, decennium

Note: If you're looking to improve your vocabulary right now, we highly recommend Ultimate Vocabulary Software.

Word of the Moment

Genus Seismosaurus

genus of large herbivorous dinosaurs of Cretaceous found in western North America