Definition of South America in US English:

South America

proper noun

  • A continent that comprises the southern half of the American landmass, connected to North America by the Isthmus of Panama. It includes the Falkland Islands, the Galapagos Islands, and Tierra del Fuego.

    See also America


South America

/ˌsouTH əˈmerəkə//ˌsaʊθ əˈmɛrəkə/