Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary
1

Austr-

combining form

Definition of Austr-

  1. :  south :  southern <Austroasiatic>



Variants of austr-

or Austro-

Origin of austr-

Latin, from Austr-, Auster south wind


2

Austr-

combining form

Definition of Austr-

  1. :  Austrian and <Austro-Hungarian>



Variants of austr-

or Austro-

Origin of austr-

probably from New Latin, from Austria


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Austr-? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

deserving imitation because of excellence

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

alt-5746713d76276

Which of these is a synonym of nonplus?

reduce disapprove soothe perplex
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ