Associations to the word «Atlantis»

Wiktionary

ATLANTIS, proper noun. Mythical country said to have sunk into the Atlantic Ocean.

Dictionary definition

ATLANTIS, noun. According to legend, an island in the Atlantic Ocean that Plato said was swallowed by an earthquake.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats