Definition of Sutton Hoo from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

Sutton Hoo

 
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an area of Suffolk, England, where an Anglo-Saxon ship was found buried in 1939. It was full of treasure (= valuable objects made of gold, silver, etc.) and many people think that a 7th-century king was buried in it. The treasure is now in the British Museum.