Share this entry

Share this page

Surtsey

Syllabification: Surt·sey
Pronunciation: /ˈsərtsē
 
/

Definition of Surtsey in English:

A small island south of Iceland, formed by a volcanic eruption in 1963.

Definition of Surtsey in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day cumbersome
Pronunciation: ˈkʌmbəs(ə)m
adjective
large or heavy and therefore difficult to carry…