follow Dictionary.com

Dictionary.com's Word of the Year is...

Surtsey

[surt-see; Icelandic soo rt-sey] /ˈsɜrt si; Icelandic ˈsʊərt seɪ/
noun
1.
an island S of and belonging to Iceland: formed by an undersea volcano 1963. About one mile (1.5 km) in diameter; about 500 feet (150 meters) high.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Surtsey

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for Surtsey

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends