Beantown

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bean +‎ town, in reference to Boston baked beans.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Beantown

  1. (US) Nickname for the city of Boston, Massachusetts

Usage notes[edit]

Typically not used by the residents of Boston, who may find it annoying.