Word fo the Day
|Jovial|| jolly; merry; good-humored|
The comidien is very jovial.
|Appease|| make peace with|
The mother appeased her crying baby.
|indigence|| a state of extreme poverty or destitution.|
The amount of indigence in Africa is heart breaking.
|Immutable|| not subject or susceptible to change or variation in form or quality or nature.|
The barking dog was immutable.
|Prophecy|| knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)|
People have had prophecies about 2012.
|Trifling|| the deliberate act of wasting time instead of working|
The cleanliness of my room is trifling.
|Marred|| blemished by injury or rough wear.|
The dog marred the new chew toy.
|Quell|| suppress or crush completely.|
The teacher tried to quell the roaring classroom to a silence.
|Undulating|| moving in waves.|
The happy dog's tail was undulating.
|Compulsory|| required by rule.|
It is complusory that i finish these flashcards.
|Tempestuous|| (of the elements) as if showing violent anger|
The raging sea was tempestous.
|Rhapsody|| an epic poem adapted for recitation|
Rhapsody filled the crowd as the band played their music.
|Tutelage|| attention and management implying responsibility for safety|
The foreign student was trying to learn English under private tutelage.
|Vivacity|| characterized by high spirits and animation|
The cheerleader jumped with great vivacity as their team scored points.