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Word Of The Day from Wordthink© 1998-2016 by Radok Corporation

Word: Demure
Meaning: adj. 1. Modest and reserved in manner or behavior. “Despite her demure appearance, she is an accomplished mountain climber.”

Word Of The Day from Merriam-Webster© 2016 Merriam-Webster, Incorporated

Word: Titanic
Meaning: : having great magnitude, force, or power : colossal
Example:

"A supernova occurs when a massive star in the bright disk of the galaxy runs out of fuel at the end of its life. With no 'fire' in its belly to beat back gravity's inexorable pull, the star implodes and then rebounds in a titanic explosion that rips it apart." — Bob King, The Duluth (Minnesota) News Tribune, 30 Aug. 2020



Word Of The Day from The Free Dictionary© 2016 Farlex, Inc.

Word: abscond
Meaning: (verb) To leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution.
Synonyms: go off, run off, decamp, bolt
Usage: Just as the case was about to go to trial, the lawyer panicked and absconded with his client's money.

Word Of The Day from Word Smith© 2016 Wordsmith

Word: bolshie or bolshy
Meaning:
adjective:1. Rebellious; uncooperative; combative.
 2. Politically radical.
noun:1. Someone who is rebellious, uncooperative, combative, etc.
 2. A politically radical person.

Usage: “I was a bolshie teenager, full of argument.”
Katherine Hassell; Jeremy Vine: My Family Values; The Guardian (London, UK); Sep 11, 2015.

See more usage examples of bolshie in Vocabulary.com’s dictionary.

Thought For The Day from Word Smith© 2016 Wordsmith

Thought: The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone. -Harriet Beecher Stowe, abolitionist and novelist (14 Jun 1811-1896)