follow Dictionary.com

Stories We Like: A Guide to the Comma

swimmer's ear

noun, Pathology
1.
an inflammation of the outer ear occurring in persons who swim for long periods or fail to dry the ears.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for swimmer's ear

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for swimmers

15
17
Scrabble Words With Friends