Category Archives: word of the day

Word of the Week…

Curfew –┬ánoun

a regulation requiring people to remain indoors between specified hours, typically at night.

    • the hour designated as the beginning of a curfew.
    • a daily signal indicating the start of curfew.

As in… “If you think the yahoos lost their minds over masks, wait until the curfews start.”

my new favorite word…

lucubration

noun:
1. The act of studying by candlelight; nocturnal study; meditation.

2. That which is composed by night; that which is produced by meditation in retirement; hence (loosely) any literary composition.

i do this all the time…

your word of the week…

viable…

adjective…capable of living…physically fitted to live…able to live and grow…vivid; real; stimulating, as to the intellect, imagination, or senses…practicable; workable…having the ability to grow, expand, develop…

your word of the week…


harridan

noun
a scolding (even vicious) old woman

our word of the week…

provenance…

noun…

the place of origin or earliest known history of something…

the beginning of something’s existence; something’s origin…

a record of ownership of a work of art or an antique, used as a guide to authenticity or quality…