• Scroll down to take the latest Daily Comet poll
  • "You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have." -- Bob Marley
  • "The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within -- strength, courage, dignity." -- Ruby Dee
  • "The man who can read but doesn't has no appreciable advantage over the man who can't read."-- Mark Twain
  • Every Day Counts... Be Here, Learn More!

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

Proclivity (4.29.2019)

April 29, 2019

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

Salubrious (4.22.2019)

April 22, 2019

salubrious \ sə-ˈlü-brē-əs \ adjective 1. promoting health; healthful 2. favorable to health of mind or body ...

Salient (4.15.2019)

April 15, 2019

salient \ ˈsā-lyənt , -lē-ənt\ adjective and noun adjective: having a quality that thrusts itself into attention adjective: (of angles) pointing outward at an angle of less than 180 degrees adjective: represented as leaping (...

Contretemps (4.8.2019)

April 8, 2019

contretemps \ ˈkän-trə-ˌtän , kōⁿ-trə-tän \ noun 1. an awkward clash 2. unexpected and unfortunate occurrence ...

Per Se (4.1.2019)

April 1, 2019

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

Calumny (3.25.2019)

March 25, 2019

calumny \ ˈka-ləm-nē, ˈkal-yəm- \ noun 1. a false accusation of an offense or a malicious misrepresentation of someone’s words or actions 2. an abusive attack on a person’s character or reputation ...

Monday