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Word of Week: Fiasco

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 05/04/20.

Fiasco: noun : [fē-ăs′kō] : a complete failure, esp one that is ignominious or humiliating.

Example: The launch of Donovan’s new strip club was a total fiasco and resulted in him going out of business within 6 months.

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Word of Week: Fealty

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 04/27/20.

Fealty: noun : [fē′əl-tē] : The fidelity owed by a vassal to his feudal lord.

Example: Most of the 2020 democratic presidential candidates that dropped out of the race swore fealty to Joe Biden shortly after.

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Word of Week: Bellow

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 8/28/17.

Bellow: verb : [ˈbe-(ˌ)lō] : to shout in a deep voice.

Example: Michael was so angry he was pushed that he let out a bellow as he charged at Tom in the bar.

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Word of Week: Befuddle

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 8/21/17.

Befuddle: verb : [bi-ˈfə-dəl, bē-] : confuse or perplex.

Example: The engineers stood around the machine befuddled on why the manufacturer would send them a machine wired backwards.

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Word of Week: Amoral

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 8/14/17.

Amoral: adj : [ā-ˈmȯr-əl] : having or showing no concern about whether behavior is morally right or wrong.

Example: Sometimes politicians’ actions are amoral when they are only concerned about reaching a specific goal.

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Word of Week: Xenophobia

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 7/24/17.

Xenophobia: noun : [ze-nə-ˈfō-bē-ə] : fear and hatred of strangers or foreigners or of anything that is strange or foreign.

Example: Development of inclusion and diversity associations and programs are on the rise to help reduce and end the amount of xenophobia some Americans show.

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Word of Week: Wastrel

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 7/17/17.

Wastrel: noun : [ˈwā-strəl] : one who expends resources foolishly and self-indulgently.

Example: Many lottery winners are deemed wastrel because of how quickly they lose majority of their reward.

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Word of Week: Wastage

Increasing one’s vocabulary is a way to expand your mind and articulate your thoughts in new ways.  Below is the word of the week for the week of 7/10/17.

Wastage: noun : [ˈwā-stij] : loss, decrease, or destruction of something.

Example: The chef was disgusted at the wastage when he discovered someone left the meat fridge open overnight spoiling hundreds of pounds of food.

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