Topic: Word of the Day

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 18, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 18, 2021

July 18, 2021

Dogmatic – adj. – Prone to expressing rigid and strongly held beliefs and opinions. Asserting opinions in a doctrinaire or arrogant manner.

July 19, 2021

Capricious – adj. – Characterized by or subject to whim, impulsive and unpredictable.

July 20, 2021

Gregarious – adj. – Seeking and enjoying the company of others; sociable.

July 21, 2021

Visceral – adj. – Instinctual, proceeding from instinct rather than from reasoned thinking or intellect.

July 22, 2021

Auspicious – adj. – Marked by success, prosperous.

July 23, 2021

Cognitive – adj. – Relating to the process of acquiring knowledge by the use of reasoning, intuition, or perception.

July 24, 2021

Specious – adj. – Having the ring of truth or plausibility but actually fallacious.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 11, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of July 18, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of July 18, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 11, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 11, 2021

July 11, 2021

Innocuous – adj. – Having no adverse effect, harmless.

July 12, 2021

Autonomous – adj. – Independent in mind or judgment, self-directed. Not controlled by others or by outside forces, independent:

July 13, 2021

Mercurial – adj. – Quick and changeable in temperament.

July 14, 2021

Petulant -adj. – Contemptuous in speech or behavior. Unreasonably irritable or ill-tempered; rude.

July 15, 2021

Plethora – n. – A superabundance, an excessive amount or number.

July 16, 2021

Ephemeral – adj. – Lasting for a markedly brief time.

July 17, 2021

Myriad – adj. – Consisting of a very large, indefinite number.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 4, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of July 11, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of July 11, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 4, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of July 4, 2021

July 4, 2021

Haughty – adj. – Behaving in a superior, condescending, or arrogant way.

July 5, 2021

Synergism – n. – Interaction of discrete agencies or conditions where the total effect is greater than the sum of the individual parts.

July 6, 2021

Extemporaneous – adj. – Unrehearsed. Done or said without advance preparation or thought, impromptu.

July 7, 2021

Furtive – adj. – Marked by quiet, caution or secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed.

July 8, 2021

Anecdotal – adj. – Based on casual observations or indications rather than rigorous or scientific analysis.

July 9, 2021

Sanguine – adj. – Cheerfully optimistic, hopeful, or confident.

July 10, 2021

Feckless – adj. – Careless and irresponsible.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 27, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of July 4, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of July 4, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 27, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 27, 2021

June 27, 2021

Supercilious – adj. – Full of contempt and arrogance.

June 28, 2021

Hubris – n. – Overbearing pride or arrogance.

June 29, 2021

Precipitous – adj. – Done rashly, acting too quickly and without sufficient thought.

June 30, 2021

Specificity – n. – The condition or state of being specific rather than general.

July 1, 2021

Avarice – n. – Immoderate desire of greed for wealth, an unreasonably strong desire to obtain and keep money.

July 2, 2021

Extrapolate – v. – To infer or estimate by extending or projecting known information.

July 3, 2021

Prolific – adj. – Producing abundant works or results.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 20, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of June 27, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of June 27, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 20, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 20, 2021

June 20, 2021

Acrimonious – adj. – Bitter and sharp in language or tone.

June 21, 2021

Demure – adj. – Modest and reserved in manner or behavior.

June 22, 2021

Divisive – adj. – Creating dissension or discord or division.

June 23, 2021

Pervasive – adj. – Having the quality or tendency to pervade or permeate.

June 24, 2021

Benevolent – adj. – Characterized by or suggestive of doing good; showing kindness or goodwill.

June 25, 2021

Truculent – adj. – Eager or quick to argue or fight, aggressively defiant.

June 26, 2021

Garish – adj. – Marked by strident color or excessive ornamentation, gaudy. Loud and flashy.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 13, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of June 20, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of June 20, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 13, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 13, 2021

June 13, 2021

Pedantic – adj. – Characterized by a narrow, often ostentatious concern for book learning and formal rules.

June 14, 2021

Vexatious adj. 1. Full of annoyance or distress, aggrivating

June 15, 2021

Assiduous – adj. – Constant in application or attention, diligent, unceasing, persistent.

June 16, 2021

Precarious – adj. – Dangerously lacking in security or stability.

June 17, 2021

Guile – n. – Treacherous cunning, skillful deceit.

June 18, 2021

Obtuse – adj. – Lacking quickness of perception or intellect.

June 19, 2021

Intrepid – adj. – Resolutely courageous, fearless.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 6, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of June 13, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of June 13, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 6, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of June 6, 2021

June 6, 2021

Antithesis – pl. – The direct or exact opposite.

June 7, 2021

Oxymoron – n. – A phrase in which two words of contradictory meaning are used together for special effect.

June 8, 2021

Pervicacious – adj. – Stubborn, extremely willful, obstinate.

June 9, 2021

Accoutrement – n. – Additional items of dress or equipment, carried or worn by a person.

June 10, 2021

Vernacular – n. – The language or dialect spoken by the ordinary people in a particular country or region.

June 11, 2021

Paradigm – n. – A typical example or pattern of something, a model.

June 12, 2021

Deciduous – adj. – Not permanent or lasting.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 30, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of June 6, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of June 6, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 30, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 30, 2021

May 30, 2021

Savant – n. – A person of learning, wise or scholarly.

May 31, 2021

Causative – adj. – Indicative that the subject causes an act to be performed or a condition to come into being.

June 1, 2021

Litigious – adj. – Of, relating to, or characterized by litigation. Tending to engage in lawsuits

June 2, 2021

Gratuitous – adj. – Given or granted without return or recompense, unearned. Unnecessary or unwarranted, unjustified.

June 3, 2021

Aplomb – n. – Self-confident assurance, skill, and poise.

June 4, 2021

Secular – adj. – Worldly rather than spiritual.

June 5, 2021

Arduous – adj. – Demanding great effort or labor; difficult.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 23, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 30, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 30, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 23, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 23, 2021

May 23, 2021

Episodic – adj. – Happening at irregular intervals.

May 24, 2021

Auspices – n. – With the protection or support of someone or something, especially an organization.

May 25, 2021

Salient – adj. – Strikingly conspicuous, prominent.

May 26, 2021

Embellish – v. – To make beautiful, as by ornamentation; decorate. To add fictitious details to exaggerate the truth.

May 27, 2021

Analogous – adj. – Similar or alike in such a way as to permit the drawing of an analogy.

May 28, 2021

Metaphor – n. – A figure of speech in which a word or phrase that ordinarily designates one thing is used to designate something else.

May 29, 2021

Indigenous – adj. – Originating and living or occurring naturally in an area or environment.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 16, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 23, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 23, 2021



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 16, 2021 0



Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 16, 2021

May 16, 2021

Repugnant – adj. – Arousing disgust or aversion, offensive or repulsive.

May 17, 2021

Opine – v. – To state as an opinion.

May 18, 2021

Effusive – adj. – Unrestrained or excessive in emotional expression, gushing.

May 19, 2021

Epochal – adj. – Highly significant or important, momentous.

May 20, 2021

Voracious – adj. – Consuming or eager to consume great amounts of food, ravenous.

May 21, 2021

Venality – n. – The condition of being susceptible to bribery or corruption.

May 22, 2021

Egregious – adj. – Conspicuously bad or offensive.


Like what you’re reading? Then, subscribe to the feed. It’s free and no spam.


Last Week’s Words Can Be Found At

Word(s) Of The Day – For The Week Of May 9, 2021

This Week’s Thoughts Of The Day Can Be Found At

Thought(s) Of The Day – For the Week of May 16, 2021

This Week’s Quotes Of The Day Can Be Found At

Quote(s) Of The Day – For the week of May 16, 2021