Definition of 'Antarctica'
Trends of 'Antarctica'
Used Occasionally. Antarctica is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'Antarctica'
British English: Antarctica /æntˈɑːktɪkə/ NOUN
Antarctica is a continent around the South Pole. It is extremely cold and there is very little light in winter and very little darkness in summer.
- American English: Antarctica
- Arabic: القَارَة القُطْبِيَّة الـجَنوبِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: continente Antártico
- Chinese: 南极洲
- Croatian: Antarktika
- Czech: Antarktida
- Danish: Antarktis
- Dutch: Antarctica
- European Spanish: la Antártida
- Finnish: Antarktis
- French: Antarctique
- German: Antarktik
- Greek: Ανταρκτική
- Italian: Antartide
- Japanese: 南極大陸
- Korean: 남극 대륙
- Norwegian: Antarktis
- Polish: Antarktyda
- European Portuguese: Antárctida
- Romanian: Antarctica
- Russian: Антарктида
- Spanish: Antártica
- Swedish: Antarktis
- Thai: บริเวณขั้วโลกใต้
- Turkish: Antarktika
- Ukrainian: Антарктида
- Vietnamese: châu Nam Cực
Definition of Antarctica from the Collins English Dictionary
Fed up with the great British weather? Here’s how to afford that dream summer escape
From planning early to knowing where to look, these top tips will help you fulfil your summer holiday desires
The etymology behind 4 eggs-ellent Springtime words
We’ve explored the diverse etymology of 4 eggs-ellent words associated with spring.
Up Lit, Alexa Laugh & Meet Me at McDonald’s Hair: March’s Words In The News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this March with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.