Acronyms dictionary AOTY What does AOTY mean? AOTY is an acronym standing for album of the year. It is used as a hashtag on social media to discuss opinions on music and which release deserves the title. Related words: 24k Magic 25 1989 Morning Phase Examples of AOTY If Blond(e) wasn't in your Top 3 AOTY I fundamentally distrust you as a person @CarWashComrade, December, 2016 lorde is the only nominee for AOTY not offered a solo performance? SCAMMYs CANCELLEDT @lordeslut, January, 2018 The performance is enjoyable (watch it at the top of the page), and the song supremely chill, but honestly I could not stop looking at the lizard. It oozes star quality. When are we getting this lizard's mixtape? And how many 2018 AOTY lists will it top? Lauren O'Neill, Noisey, January, 2018 SEE MORE EXAMPLES Who uses AOTY? Rap-Up Just Added comfort character, grandfluencer, frito pie, walking taco, .5 selfie Note This is not meant to be a formal definition of AOTY like most terms we define on Dictionary.com, but is rather an informal word summary that hopefully touches upon the key aspects of the meaning and usage of AOTY that will help our users expand their word mastery.