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Facetious (9.13.2019)

September 13, 2019

facetious \ fə-ˈsē-shəs \ adjective : inappropriately clever or amusing in tone ...

Quaver (9.12.2019)

September 12, 2019

quaver \ ˈkwā-vər \ verb and noun verb: give off unsteady sounds, alternating in amplitude or frequency verb: sing or play with trills, alternating with the half note above or below noun: a tremulous sound noun: a musical no...

Copacetic (9.11.2019)

September 11, 2019

copacetic \ ˌkō-pə-ˈse-tik \ adjective : completely satisfactory ...

Vainglory (9.10.2019)

September 10, 2019

vainglory \ ˈvān-ˌglȯr-ē, ˌvān-ˈglȯr-ē \ noun : outspoken conceit ...

Panoply (9.9.2019)

September 9, 2019

panoply \ ˈpa-nə-plē \ noun : a complete and impressive array ...

Proclivity (9.6.2019)

September 6, 2019

proclivity \ prō-ˈkli-və-tē \ noun : a natural inclination ...

Segue (9.5.2019)

September 5, 2019

segue \ ˈse-(ˌ)gwā , ˈsā- \ noun and verb noun: the introductory section of a story verb: the act of changing smoothly from one state or situation to another ...

Extemporize (9.4.2019)

September 4, 2019

extemporize \ ik-ˈstem-pə-ˌrīz \ verb 1. perform without preparation 2. manage in a makeshift way; make do with whatever is at hand ...

Per Se (9.3.2019)

September 3, 2019

per se \ (ˌ)pər-ˈsā, per-ˈsā, (ˌ)pər-ˈsē \ adverb : with respect to its inherent nature ...

Maelstrom (8.30.2019)

August 30, 2019

maelstrom \ ˈmāl-strəm , -ˌsträm\ noun 1. a powerful circular current of water (usually the result of conflicting tides) 2. a state of confusion or turmoil ...

Expatiate (8.29.2019)

August 29, 2019

expatiate \ ek-ˈspā-shē-ˌāt \ verb 1. add details, such as to an account or idea 2. clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing ...

Rostrum (8.28.2019)

August 28, 2019

rostrum \ ˈrä-strəm \ noun 1. a platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it 2. beak-like projection of the anterior part of the head of certain insects such as weevils ...

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