Word of the day

November 25, 2015

Highbinder – an unscrupulous person, especially a corrupt politician; an assassin; A member of any of various Chinese-American secret societies active primarily from the mid-1800s to the early 1900s and often involved in criminal activities such as prostitution, blackmail, and hired killings; a ruffian or rowdy; unruly or disreputable person.

Word of the day

November 24, 2015

Plutography  – depiction, presentation, or coverage of the rich, particularly the lifestyles they enjoy; the graphic depiction of the lives of the rich, especially as a genre of popular literature, journalism, and broadcasting.

Word of the day

November 23, 2015

Cryptozoology – the search for and study of animals whose existence or survival is disputed or unsubstantiated, such as the Loch Ness monster and the yeti; the study of evidence tending to substantiate the existence of, or the search for, creatures whose reported existence is unproved.

Word of the day

November 22, 2015

Olio –  a highly spiced stew of various meats and vegetables originating from Spain and Portugal; a miscellaneous collection of things; a mixture of heterogeneous elements; hodgepodge; a medley or potpourri; collection of various artistic or literary works or musical pieces; miscellany.

Word of the day

November 21, 2015

Apostasy –  the abandonment or renunciation of , desertion or straying from, or leaving a religious or political belief, cause or principle; defection.

Hat tip: CoNZervative

Word of the day

November 20, 2015

Insessores –  a bird with feet adapted for perching (as on tree branches).

Word of the day

November 19, 2015

Fluffle – a group of hares or rabbits.


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