noun Anatomy. the armpit. Ornithology. the corresponding region under the wing of a bird. Botany. an axil. Examples: There is a game of croquet set up on the lawn and my second cousin Sonsoles can be found there any hour of the afternoon, bent over, with a mallet in her hand, and looking out of […]
[skuh-toor-ee-uhnt, -tyoor-]adjective1.gushing; overflowing. WORD-TRENDSCelebrating 20 Years Of Word Of The Day! WORD-TRENDS We Need Better Terms For People Who Identify As Two Or More RacesWORD OF THE DAYscaturient continued…QUOTESThe trees, and the flowers, and the butterflies, the green and fragrant earth, all teeming and scaturient with new species.— Hartley Coleridge, “Captain James Cook,” Biographia Borealis, […]
Word for Wednesday – ZELIG A person who is able to change their appearance, behaviour or attitudes, so as to be comfortable in any situation.
Dogmatic [ dawg-MAT-ik, dog- ] [ adjective ] MEANING : 1. dictatorial or authoritative 2. pertaining to dogma USAGE EXAMPLE 1 : She was not tempted to be dogmatic about what she believed.