word of the day


Welcome to the Word of the Day where people are encouraged to improve their vocabulary by learning these great and fun words!
Before I get to today’s word, I just want to recap one of the previous words I have written about: irenic. Irenic means peaceful or promoting peace, remember? Good. Because that word can easily be used at the same time that you use today’s word. Now on to the new […]

Word of the Day – Kerfuffle


Welcome to the Word of the Day where people are encouraged to improve their vocabulary by learning these great and fun words!
A new word recently crossed my path. I love it when that happens. It’s a good word. Useful, too. It’s crapehanger. At first, the word made me think of someone who hangs crepe paper streamers around the room. Maybe to celebrate a birthday. Maybe for a Halloween party. Or even […]

Word of the Day – Crapehanger


Welcome to the Word of the Day where people are encouraged to improve their vocabulary by learning these great and fun words!
Today’s word is an extremely useful word. One that parents could easily use a hundred times a day. Grandparents could use it a lot, too, depending on whether or not their grandchildren are around them (and each other) much. Today’s word of an-indeterminate-amount-of-time is irenic (pronounced eye-ree-nic with a long […]

Word of the Day – Irenic