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Mellifluous (10.28.2019)

October 28, 2019

mellifluous \ me-ˈli-flə-wəs , mə-\ adjective : pleasing to the ear, like a melody

Neophyte (10.14.2019)

October 14, 2019

neophyte \ ˈnē-ə-ˌfīt \ noun noun: any new participant in some activity ...

Reveille (10.7.2019)

October 7, 2019

reveille \ ˈre-və-lē \ noun 1. a signal to get up in the morning; in the military, it is a bugle call at sunrise 2. (military) signal to wake up ...

Rejoinder (9.30.2019)

September 30, 2019

rejoinder \ ri-ˈjȯin-dər\ noun 1. a quick reply to a question or remark (especially a witty or critical one) 2. (law) a pleading made by a defendant in response to the plaintiff’s replication ...

Adage (9.23.2019)

September 23, 2019

adage \ ˈa-dij \ noun : a condensed but memorable saying that embodies some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people ...

Prognostication (9.16.2019)

September 16, 2019

prognostication \ (ˌ)präg-ˌnä-stə-ˈkā-shən \ noun 1. a sign of something about to happen 2. a statement made about the future 3. knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source) ...

Panoply (9.9.2019)

September 9, 2019

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

Mountebank (8.26.2019)

August 26, 2019

mountebank \ ˈmau̇n-ti-ˌbaŋk \ noun : a flamboyant deceiver; one who attracts customers with tricks or jokes ...

Travail (8.19.2019)

August 19, 2019

travail \ trə-ˈvāl , ˈtra-ˌvāl\ noun and verb noun: use of physical or mental energy; hard work noun: concluding state of pregnancy; from the onset of contractions to the birth of a child verb: work hard ...

Acrimony (5.20.2019)

May 20, 2019

acrimony \ ˈa-krə-ˌmō-nē \ noun 1. anger and bitterness 2. a rough and bitter manner ...

Segue (5.13.2019)

May 13, 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 ...

Gelid (5.6.2019)

May 6, 2019

gelid \ ˈje-ləd \ adjective : extremely cold

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