follow Dictionary.com

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

counterstamp

[n. koun-ter-stamp; v. koun-ter-stamp] /n. ˈkaʊn tərˌstæmp; v. ˈkaʊn tərˈstæmp/
noun
1.
a stamp added to a stamped paper or document as a qualifying mark.
2.
Numismatics, countermark (def 1).
verb (used with object)
3.
to stamp (a paper or document) already stamped.
4.
Numismatics, countermark (def 2).
Origin
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for counterstamp

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for counter

9
12
Scrabble Words With Friends