sonderclass

[ zon-der-klas, -klahs ]
/ ˈzɒn dərˌklæs, -ˌklɑs /

noun

a special class of small racing yachts, restricted as to size, sail area, cost, etc.

QUIZZES

CAN YOU GUESS THESE WORDS FROM AROUND THE US?

American English is not always as it appears to be ... get to know regional words in this quiz!
Question 1 of 10
A bet is synonymous with a wager, but what does it mean in New York?

Origin of sonderclass

1910–15, Americanism; partial translation of German Sonderklasse special class
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020