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  • ITS Broadway Gala Fundraiser at 6:00p.m. on May 19th

  • Spring Formal on May 11

blandishment – n. flattery intended to persuade

blandishment – n. flattery intended to persuade

February 17, 2018

blandishment - n. flattery intended to persuade Sentence: Despite his nervousness at meeting his in-laws, Thomas was able to offer just the right blandishment...

Abrogate

Abrogate

February 16, 2018

Abrogate - v. to revoke formally Sentence: You cannot abrogate my rights to free speech!

Occident – n. The countries lying west of Asia and the Turkish dominions.

Occident – n. The countries lying west of Asia and the Turkish dominions.

February 15, 2018

Occident-  n. The countries lying west of Asia and the Turkish dominions.

osculate – v. To kiss.

osculate – v. To kiss.

February 14, 2018

osculate - v. To kiss.   Sentence: Mrs. Allen hopes she won't see any students osculating in the halls this Valentine's Day.

Obsequious

Obsequious

January 30, 2018

adj - characterized by or showing servile complaisance or deference; fawning....

Anthropomorphic

Anthropomorphic

By: Afrah Momin, Fall Editor & Reporter

January 29, 2018

Filed under Word of The Day

adj - described or thought of as having a human form or human attributes ; ascribing human characteristics to nonhuman things.

Sisyphean

Sisyphean

January 26, 2018

adj - endless and unavailing, as labor or a task....

Contrite

Contrite

January 24, 2018

adj -feeling or showing sorrow and remorse for a sin or shortcoming

Maladroit

Maladroit

January 23, 2018

adj- unskillful; awkward; bungling; tactless.

Trammel

Trammel

January 19, 2018

noun - something that impedes or restrains.

Confabulate

Confabulate

By: Afrah Momin, Fall Editor & Reporter

January 18, 2018

Filed under Word of The Day

verb - to converse informally; chat.

Famish

Famish

January 17, 2018

verb - to cause to suffer severely from hunger; to suffer for lack of something necessary

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