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Word of the Day: acumen
Tuesday, February 25, 2020      8 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 24, 2020 acumen: noun Definition: keenness and depth of perception, discernment, or discrimination especially in practical matters DID YOU KNOW? A keen mind and a sharp ... Read more
Word of the Day: misbegotten
Monday, February 24, 2020      3 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 23, 2020 misbegotten: adjective Definition: 1: unlawfully conceived: illigitimate 2: a: having a disreputable or improper origin: ill-conceived b: contemptible, defo... Read more
Word of the Day: Pontificate
Sunday, February 23, 2020      6 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 22, 2020 pontificate: verb Definition: 1: to speak or express opinions in a pompous or dogmatic way 2: a: to officiate as a pontiff b: to delebrate pontifical mass ... Read more
Word of the Day: Numismatic
Saturday, February 22, 2020      5 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 21, 2020 numismatic: adjective Definition: 1: of or relating to the study or collection of coins, tokens and paper money 2: of or relating to currency: monetary DID YO... Read more
Word of the Day: Judgment
Saturday, February 22, 2020      4 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 20, 2020 judgment: noun Definition: 1: a: the process of forming an opinion or evaluation by discerning and comparing b: an opinion or estimate so formed 2: a: the... Read more
Word of the Day: eradicate
Thursday, February 20, 2020      1 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 19, 2020 eradicate: verb Definition: 1: to do away with as completely as if by pulling up by the roots 2: to pull up by the roots DID YOU KNOW? Given that eradicate f... Read more
Missing: Word of the Day Email.
Thursday, February 20, 2020      4 comments

I know I saw the email but now I can't find it so can't post it. I searched my email but I don't see it anywhere or in any folder. Sorry.... Read more
Word of the Day: Bootless
Wednesday, February 19, 2020      5 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 18, 2020 bootless: adjective Definition: Useless, unprofitable DID YOU KNOW? This sense of bootless has nothing to do with footwear. The "boot" in this case is an obsolete n... Read more
Word of the Day: probity
Tuesday, February 18, 2020      7 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 17, 2020 probiity: noun Definition: adherence to the highest principles and ideals : uprightness DID YOU KNOW? Probity and its synonyms honesty, honor, and integrity all... Read more
Word of the Day: stipulate
Monday, February 17, 2020      4 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 16, 2020 stipulate: verb Definition: 1: to make an agreement or covenant to do or forbear something: contract 2: to demand an express term in an agreement 3: to specify as a c... Read more
The onerous task of packing to get ready to move begins.
Sunday, February 16, 2020      5 comments

As I rely on my sister and her husband to help me go shopping, etc, we have talked for a long time about my moving to be closer to them. When BIL comes to pick me up to go shopping or go to an appointment, etc, or even to go to their place to v... Read more
Word of the Day: Vinaceous
Sunday, February 16, 2020      2 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 15, 2020 vinaceous: adjective Definition: Of the colour of red wine. DID YOU KNOW? The first recorded evidence of vinaceous in English dates from 1678, shortly before ... Read more
Word of the Day: Cupid
Saturday, February 15, 2020      4 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 14, 2020 cupid: noun Definition: 1: the Roman god of erotic love 2: not capitalized: a figure that represents Cupid as a naked usually winged boy often holding a bow and arrow... Read more
Word of the Day: Gustatory
Friday, February 14, 2020      2 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 13, 2020 gustatory: adjective Definition: Relating to or associated with eating or the sense of taste DID YOU KNOW? Gustatory is a member of a finite set of words tha... Read more
Word of the Day: resile
Thursday, February 13, 2020      5 comments

Word of the Day from Merriam Webster Dictionary, Feb 12, 2020 resile: verb Definition: recoil, retract: especially: to return to a prior position DID YOU KNOW? Resile is a resilient word: it's been in use in English sinc... Read more

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