Word of the day

September 2, 2014

Superbious - proud and overbearing; haughty; great, amazing, super.


Word of the day

September 1, 2014

Comminatory – threatening, punitive, or vengeful; a clause inserted into a law, edict, patent, etc, describing a punishment that is to be imposed on delinquents, which, however, is not in practice executed with the rigor that is conveyed in the description, or not even executed at all.


Word of the day

August 31, 2014

Deterge – cleanse thoroughly; cleanse of impurities or undesirable matter, as a wound; clear away foul matter from the body; wash away or wipe off.


Word of the day

August 30, 2014

Jungli – uncultured; wild;  a person lacking etiquette.


Another vocab test

August 30, 2014

8/10 with a couple of guesses.

The ones I got wrong were 2 and 4.


Word of the day

August 29, 2014

Hoggin – a mixture of sand and gravel, used especially as hard core in road-building; a finely sifted gravel containing enough clay binder for it to be used in its natural form for making paths or roads.


How’s your vocab?

August 29, 2014

How’s your vocabulary?

25/30 – would have been 27 if I’d followed my instinct.

 


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