follow Dictionary.com

Submit your word to be a Word of the Day!

language death

noun, Linguistics
1.
the complete displacement of one language by another in a population of speakers.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for language death

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for language

10
15
Scrabble Words With Friends