WOTD

Word of the day

Calamitous: Causing calamity. Calimity: An event causing great and often sudden damage or distress; a disaster.

Hypnopompic: Of or pertaining to the semiconscious state prior to complete wakefulness.

Underbrag: noun – a boast which consists of openly admitting to failings in a way that proves you are confident enough not to care what others think of you.

Jigsaw family: noun – a family in which two or more sets of children from previous relationships live together.

Alacrity: noun- readiness, eagerness, willingness.

Tedious: adj – monotonous, tiresome.

Lunacy: noun- The state of being a lunatic; insanity

Meme: noun- Idea, behavior or style that spreads from person to person within a culture

Zealot: noun- A person who is fanatical and uncompromising in pursuit of their religious, political, or other ideals.

Abbot: noun- title given to the head of a monastry in various traditions, including Christianity.

To ennoble: verb- to elevate in degree

Cesspool: noun- any place of moral filth or immorality

Platitude: noun- a flat, dull, or trite remark, especially one uttered as if it were fresh or profound.

Fritter something away: expression- let it go to waste

Shambolic: noun – chaotic

 

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