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Animadvert

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Animadvert ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: animadvert (v) Pronunciation:

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Animadversion

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Animadversion ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: animadversion (n) Pronunciation:

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Angst

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Angst ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: angst (n) Pronunciation: /รฆล‹kโ€†st/ Note: strong worry; unhappiness; severe state of anxiety Example: The angst-ridden Charles decided to sneak out and steal his parent's car. Listen: (Click audio...

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Analog(ue)

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Analog(ue) ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: analog(ue) (n) Pronunciation: /หˆรฆn.ษ™.lษ’g/ Note: something similar; another version of something that could be used in its place Example: Computers can never be an analogue of human...

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Ameliorate

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Ameliorate ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: ameliorate (v) Pronunciation: /ษ™หˆmilyษ™หŒreษชt/ Note: make something better or more bearable; to improve Example: In addition to the attention which he bestowed on his own estate Washington...

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Altruistic

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Altruistic ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: altruistic (adj) Pronunciation: /หŒรฆltruหˆษชstษชk/ Note: unselfishly concerned for others; an act motivated by concern for others, rather than for oneself Example: She was divinely altruistic, and...

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Afflatus

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Afflatus ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: afflatus (n) Pronunciation: /ษ™หˆfleษชtษ™s/ Note: inspiration; a creative impulse; a divine communication of knowledge Example: He himself knew that he had not the poetic afflatus, but his immense...

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Affect

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Affect ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: affect (v) Pronunciation: /ษ™'fษ›kt/ Note: to pretend; to feign; to make a false display of Example: Careless she is with artful care, Affecting to seem unaffecte. (Congreve) Listen: (Click audio...

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Aegis

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Aegis ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: aegis (n) Pronunciation: /ษ™หˆkriห.สƒษ™n/ Note: support of someone or some organization; control; supervision Example: The researcher worked under the aegis of the university. Listen: (Click audio...

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Accretion

๐Ÿ’ก Word of the Day - Accretion ๐ŸŽง Listen to its pronunciation below๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡๐Ÿ‘‡ Word: accretion (n) Pronunciation: /ษ™หˆkriห.สƒษ™n/ Note: gradual growth by adding some external part Example: The town grew by gradual accretion of workers seeking jobs. Listen: (Click audio below to...

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1 Comment

  1. Craig Whitehead

    Damn you, Carl Brooke, you have stolen my night away, I shall forever be in thine debt. I have also made my first purchase of your bundled books or letters as you call them, as I was ever content to read the books provided gratis to the general public. Foul villain of my sleep.

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