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Facetious (9.13.2019)

September 13, 2019

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

Proclivity (9.6.2019)

September 6, 2019

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

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 ...

Pallid (8.23.2019)

August 23, 2019

pallid \ ˈpa-ləd \ adjective 1. abnormally deficient in color as suggesting physical or emotional distress 2. (of light) lacking in intensity or brightness; dim or feeble 3. lacking in vitality or interest or effectivenes...

Palpable (5.24.2019)

May 24, 2019

palpable \ ˈpal-pə-bəl \ adjective 1. capable of being perceived; especially capable of being handled or touched or felt 2. can be felt by palpation ...

Protean (5.17.2019)

May 17, 2019

protean \ ˈprō-tē-ən , prō-ˈtē-\ adjective : taking on different forms ...

Obstreperous (5.10.2019)

May 10, 2019

obstreperous \ əb-ˈstre-p(ə-)rəs , äb- \ adjective 1. noisily and stubbornly defiant 2. boisterously and noisily aggressive ...

Placate (5.3.2019)

May 3, 2019

placate \ ˈplā-ˌkāt , ˈpla- \ verb : cause to be more favorably inclined; gain the good will of ...

Exhort (4.26.2019)

April 26, 2019

exhort \ ig-ˈzȯrt \ verb 1. spur on or encourage especially by cheers and shouts 2. force or impel in an indicated direction ...

Verbosity (4.19.2019)

April 19, 2019

verbosity \ (ˌ)vər-ˈbä-sə-tē \ noun : an expressive style that uses excessive or empty words ...

Bagatelle (4.12.2019)

April 12, 2019

bagatelle \ ˌba-gə-ˈtel \ noun 1. something of little value or significance 2. a light piece of music for piano 3. a table game in which short cues are used to knock balls into holes that are guarded by wooden pegs; penalti...

Dulcet (4.5.2019)

April 5, 2019

dulcet \ ˈdəl-sət \ adjective 1. pleasing to the ear 2. extremely pleasant, in a gentle way ...

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