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Elevenses

Elevenses

January 30, 2019

Noun. A short break for light refreshments, usually with tea or coffee, taken about eleven o'clock in the morning. (Most common in Britain.)  His friend  own...

Abombinable

Abombinable

January 29, 2019

Adjective. Causing moral revulsion; very bad or unpleasant. Jim's table manners are abominable! ...

Dour

Dour

January 28, 2019

Adjective. Relentlessly severe, stern, or gloomy in manner or appearance. The dour man would not laugh at any of the comedian’s jokes.

Manifesto

Manifesto

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 25, 2019

Noun. A written statement declaring publicly the intentions, motives, or views of its issuer. He therefore issued a manifesto resigning the throne, ...

Weltschmerz

Weltschmerz

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 24, 2019

Noun. Mental depression or apathy caused by comparison of the actual state of the world with an ideal state. Especially in her early works she ha...

Immure

Immure

January 23, 2019

Verb. To enclose or confine (someone) against their will. Caught robbing a bank, Jason knew the police would immure him in a jail cell for an exten...

Sandbag

Sandbag

January 22, 2019

Noun.  A bag filled with sand, typically used for defensive purposes or for protection from flooding. The Urban Rebounding company makes sandb...

Incendiary

Incendiary

January 21, 2019

Adjective. (Of a device or attack) designed to cause fires. Following the attack, the survivors were rushed to the base hospital with severe burns...

Lugubrious

Lugubrious

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 18, 2019

Adjective. Looking or sounding sad and dismal; mournful. The lugubrious love song reminded her of an ex-boyfriend.

Taciturn

Taciturn

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 17, 2019

Adjective. Reserved or uncommunicative in speech; saying very little. The normally taciturn man would not stop talking at the meeting.

Antipathy

Antipathy

By: Angelina Wintonick, Sports Editor

January 16, 2019

Noun. A deep-seated feeling of dislike; aversion. His antipathy for his first wife dated back to his divorce.

Abrogate

Abrogate

January 15, 2019

Verb. Repeal or do away with the law, right, or agreement. "No one can abrogate others' right to free speech".

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