plural noun

an·​chor·​peo·​ple ˈaŋ-kər-ˌpē-pəl How to pronounce anchorpeople (audio)

Word History

First Known Use

1973, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anchorpeople was in 1973

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Cite this Entry

“Anchorpeople.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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