Y y


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [yet-ee]
    • /ˈyɛt i/
    • /ˈjet.i/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [yet-ee]
    • /ˈyɛt i/

Definitions of yeti word

  • noun yeti Abominable Snowman. 1
  • noun yeti A large hairy creature resembling a human or bear, said to live in the highest part of the Himalayas. 1
  • noun yeti Abominable Snowman 0
  • noun yeti (cryptozoology) An unidentified humanoid animal said to live in the Himalayas. 0

Information block about the term

Origin of yeti

First appearance:

before 1950
One of the 5% newest English words
First recorded in 1950-55; < the Tibetan language of the Sherpas

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Yeti


yeti popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 66% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

Synonyms for yeti

noun yeti

  • abominable snowman — a large legendary manlike or apelike creature, alleged to inhabit the Himalayan Mountains
  • bigfoot — a yeti
  • sasquatch — Big Foot.
  • humanoid — having human characteristics or form; resembling human beings.

Top questions with yeti

  • what is a yeti?
  • what is yeti?
  • where are yeti coolers made?
  • where to buy yeti coolers?
  • what is a yeti cooler?
  • how to clean a yeti cooler?
  • how long does a yeti cooler keep ice?
  • why are yeti coolers so expensive?
  • who owns yeti coolers?
  • who sells yeti coolers?
  • how to become a yeti dealer?
  • where is yeti made?
  • what is the yeti?
  • how much is a yeti cooler?
  • what does yeti mean?

See also

Matching words

Was this page helpful?
Yes No
Thank you for your feedback! Tell your friends about this page
Tell us why?