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Posted: 2019-12-05 05:00:01
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Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for December 5, 2019 is: acquiesce • \ak-wee-ESS\  • verb : to accept, comply, or submit tacitly or passively —often used with in or to Examples: Eventually, the professor acquiesced to the students' request to have...
Posted: 2019-12-04 05:00:01
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Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for December 4, 2019 is: coup de grâce • \koo-duh-GRAHSS\  • noun 1 : a deathblow or death shot administered to end the suffering of one mortally wounded 2 : a decisive finishing blow, act, or event Examples: "Quar...
Posted: 2019-12-03 05:00:01
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Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for December 3, 2019 is: ersatz • \AIR-sahts\  • adjective : being a usually artificial and inferior substitute or imitation Examples: "If you want to keep your drinks cold without constantly running to the ice mach...
Posted: 2019-12-02 05:00:01
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Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for December 2, 2019 is: bon vivant • \bahn-vee-VAHNT\  • noun : a sociable person who has cultivated and refined tastes especially with respect to food and drink Examples: "The Major was somewhat of a bon vivant, a...
Posted: 2019-12-01 05:00:01
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Merriam-Webster's Word of the Day for December 1, 2019 is: pointillistic • \poyn-tuh-LISS-tik\  • adjective 1 : composed of many discrete details or parts 2 : of, relating to, or characteristic of pointillism or pointillists Examples: "[Herman] Wou...