Word for the Day

JOBBERNOWL.This is another word from Anu Garg’s wonderful offerings. (A.Word.A.Day)It’s an old and seldom-used word meaning ‘silly head’ or less kindly ‘idiot’ or ‘stupid person’. For me it is a spoken-word equivalent of...

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lexiphanes (lex-SIF-uh-neez) nounOne who uses words pretentiously.Anu Garg (words at wordsmith.org) sends A Word A Day to people all around the world. Sometimes the words are themed, as they were this week. Other times they are random. They are not always words that...

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While I was in Adelaide earlier this year, I set up my first blog. Now I’m going to have a go at blogging from my home desk. Welcome to ‘Let’s have words’.