follow Dictionary.com

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

arvo

[ahr-voh] /ˈɑr voʊ/
noun, Australian Slang.
1.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; af(ternoon) + -o, with voicing of -f-; ar is r-less speaker's representation of low back vowel
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for arvo

arvo

/ˈɑːvəʊ/
noun
1.
(Austral, informal) afternoon
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source
Related Abbreviations for arvo

ARVO

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology
The American Heritage® Abbreviations Dictionary, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for arvo

7
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for arvo