Word of the day

April 28, 2016

Soodle – walk slowly; walk about in a slow, relaxed manner without hurry or effort; a leisurely stroll; mosey or saunter.


Word of the day

April 27, 2016

Macrologia – long-speaking or long-winded with the connotation of tedious conversation; using more words than necessary to appear eloquent; longwindedness.


Word of the day

April 26, 2016

Rendition – a performance or interpretation, especially of a dramatic role or piece of music;  the act of rendering; translation from one language to another; the surrender of a person, place, or possession, as to an authority or a victorious force; the practice of sending a foreign criminal or terrorist suspect covertly to be interrogated in a country with less rigorous regulations for the humane treatment of prisoners.


Word of the day

April 25, 2016

 Defilade – the act or procedure of defilading.; the protection of forces against enemy observation or gunfire;  to arrange (fortifications) so as to protect the lines from frontal or enfilading fire and the interior from fire from above or behind; a fortified position offering protection from enfilading and other fire.; vertical distance by which a position is concealed from enemy observation; to shield from enemy fire or observation by using natural or artificial obstacles.


Word of the day

April 24, 2016

Coriaceous – resembling or having the texture of leather; leathery in texture.


Word of the day

April 23, 2016

Nictitate – wink or blink.


Word of the day

April 22, 2016

Reird –  to make a noise; to resound; to shout, roar, bellow;  to scold or be abusive to someone in a loud voice; to boast or brag loudly; utterance, speech; an instance of this; a voice, a cry.


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