Word of the day
pigeon pair, n.
November 22nd, 2017, 08:01 AM
OED Word of the Day: pigeon pair, n. A boy and girl who are twins, or the only children in a family
myrmecochore, n.
November 21st, 2017, 08:01 AM
OED Word of the Day: myrmecochore, n. A seed or fruit that is attractive to and dispersed by ants
rue-bargain, n.
November 20th, 2017, 08:01 AM
OED Word of the Day: rue-bargain, n. An act of going back on an arrangement; a bargain, agreement, or promise that one party regrets...
qawwali, n.
November 19th, 2017, 08:01 AM
OED Word of the Day: qawwali, n. A style of Muslim devotional music; a song in this style
hardscrabble, n. and adj.
November 18th, 2017, 08:01 AM
OED Word of the Day: hardscrabble, n. A vigorous effort, typically in difficult circumstances or in pursuit of a difficult objective
arribada, n.
November 17th, 2017, 08:01 AM
OED Word of the Day: arribada, n. A synchronized, mass nesting of ridley turtles
sonnettomania, n.
November 16th, 2017, 08:01 AM
OED Word of the Day: sonnettomania, n. Great enthusiasm for sonnets; extreme fondness for the sonnet as a literary form