Word of the day
greenmail, n.
April 23rd, 2017, 01:01 PM
OED Word of the Day: greenmail, n. The practice of buying enough shares in a company to threaten a takeover…
mazeltov, n. and int.
April 22nd, 2017, 01:01 PM
OED Word of the Day: mazeltov, int. ‘Congratulations!’ (in Jewish society, expressing pleasure at a happy or auspicious event)
Mamil, n.
April 21st, 2017, 01:01 PM
OED Word of the Day: Mamil, n. Taking exercise seriously - middle-aged man in lycra
savoir vivre, n.
April 20th, 2017, 01:01 PM
OED Word of the Day: savoir vivre, n. Ability to conduct oneself well; worldly wisdom, sophistication
420, n.
April 19th, 2017, 01:01 PM
OED Word of the Day: 420, n. Used to refer to marijuana, or to the action of smoking marijuana
globbe, v.
April 18th, 2017, 01:01 PM
OED Word of the Day: globbe, v. To swallow (drink or food) quickly or in large mouthfuls, to gulp
view halloo, n.
April 17th, 2017, 01:01 PM
OED Word of the Day: view halloo n. A cry given by a hunter on seeing a hunted animal (esp. a fox) break cover