Word of the Day Archive


March 5, 2015

eyesome - pleasant to look at.

March 4, 2015

sastruga - ridges of snow formed on a snowfield by the action of the wind.

March 3, 2015

variorum - containing different versions of the text by various editors.

March 2, 2015

switcheroo - an unexpected or sudden change or reversal in attitude, character, position, action, etc.

March 1, 2015

emblem - an object or its representation, symbolizing a quality, state, class of persons, etc.; symbol.

February 28, 2015

butyraceous - of the nature of, resembling, or containing butter.

February 27, 2015

ad hockery - reliance on temporary solutions rather than on consistent, long-term plans.

February 26, 2015

inutile - of no use or service.