noun. state capital and largest city of Georgia; chief commercial center of the southeastern United States; was plundered and burned by Sherman's army during the American Civil War.
- Peach State
- capital of Georgia
- Center for Disease Control and Prevention
- Empire State of the South
Rhymes with Atlanta
How do you pronounce atlanta?
Pronounce atlanta as æˈtlæntə.
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noun. a siege in which Federal troops under Sherman cut off the railroads supplying the city and then burned it; 1864.
- United States Civil War
- battle of Atlanta
- American Civil War