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blazer 06/23/2018 Definition of the Day

blazer - #lightweight single-breasted jacket; often striped in the #colors of a #club or #school #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #blazer

elephantiasis 06/22/2018 Definition of the Day

elephantiasis - #hypertrophy of certain body parts ( usually #legs and #scrotum ) #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #elephantiasis

solstice 06/21/2018 Definition of the Day

solstice - 2 times a year when the sun is at its greatest #distance from #celestial #equator #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #solstice

deterrence 06/20/2018 Definition of the Day

deterrence - #communication that makes you #afraid to try something #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #deterrence


indemnify 06/19/2018 Definition of the Day

indemnify - #secure against #future #loss #damage or #liability ; give #security for #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #indemnify

carjacking 06/18/2018 Definition of the Day

carjacking - the #violent #theft of an occupied #car #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #carjacking


progeria 06/17/2018 Definition of the Day

progeria - rare abnormality marked by premature aging ( #greyhair #wrinkledskin ) in a #child #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #progeria

axolotl 06/16/2018 Definition of the Day

axolotl - larval salamander of mountain lakes of Mexico that usually lives w/o metamorphosing #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #axolotl

olivine 06/15/2018 Definition of the Day

olivine - a #mineral consisting of #magnesium iron #silicate ; a source of #magnesium #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #olivine

future 06/14/2018 Definition of the Day

future - a verb tense that expresses actions or states in the future #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #future

abandon 06/13/2018 Definition of the Day

abandon - #trait of lacking #restraint or control; #reckless freedom from inhibition or #worry #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #abandon

biogenesis 06/12/2018 Definition of the Day

biogenesis - production of a #chemical #compound by a #living #organism #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #biogenesis

defenestration 06/12/2018 Definition of the Day

defenestration - the #act of #throwing #someone or something out of a #window #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #defenestration

communique 06/10/2018 Definition of the Day

communique - an #official #report ( usually sent in #haste ) #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #communique


cofferdam 06/09/2018 Definition of the Day

cofferdam - #large #watertight #chamber used for #construction under #water #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #cofferdam

disconcerting 06/08/2018 Definition of the Day

disconcerting - causing an #emotional #disturbance #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #disconcerting


archetype 06/07/2018 Definition of the Day

archetype - something that serves as a #model or a #basis for making #copies #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #archetype

chase 06/06/2018 Definition of the Day

chase - the act of pursuing in an #effort to #overtake or #capture #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #chase

askance 06/05/2018 Definition of the Day

askance - ( #glances ) directed to one side with or as if with #doubt or #suspicion or #envy #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #askance

caravan 06/04/2018 Definition of the Day

caravan - #procession ( #wagons / #mules / #camels ) #traveling together in single file #LetsGetWordy #dailydef #caravan