A Word A Day

05-October-2020

05-10-2020

English

Wane

Verb

Decrease

/wein/


06-October-2020

06-10-2020

English

Ambiguous

Adjective

not clear or decided

/æm'b?g·ju·?s/


07-October-2020

07-10-2020

English

Ambiguity

Noun

a situation or statement that is unclear

/?æm.b?'gju?.?.ti/


30-December-2020

30-12-2020

English

Undulation

Noun

a continuous up and down shape or movement, like waves on the sea:

wave

30-12-2020

English

Stippled

Adjective

drawn, painted, or coloured using small spots or marks


29-December-2020

29-12-2020

English

Herringbone

Noun

a pattern, used especially in cloth, that consists of rows of V shapes

heh · ruhng · bown


30-December-2020

30-12-2020

English

Undulation

Noun

a continuous up and down shape or movement, like waves on the sea:

wave

30-12-2020

English

Stippled

Adjective

drawn, painted, or coloured using small spots or marks


12-October-2020

12-10-2020

English

aftermath

noun

a situation that is the result of an accident, crime, or other violent event

/'??ft?m???/


01-November-2020

01-11-2020

English

disparage

verb

to say that you think someone or something is not very good

/duh · spae · ruhj/


02-November-2020

02-11-2020

English

Presage

Noun

something that foreshadows or portends a future event

/pri-'saj/


03-November-2020

03-11-2020

English

premonition

noun

previous notice or warning

/preh · muh · ni · shn/


05-November-2020

05-11-2020

English

Verdant

adjective

of the bright green colour of lush grass.

/v??d(?)nt/


01-January-2021

01-01-2021

English

Adamantine

Adjective

extremely determined and strong or unwilling to change

adamant


11-November-2020

11-11-2020

English

oblong

noun

an object or shape that is longer than it is wide

long, elongate