Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Efficacious

Efficacious [ef·fi·ca·cious] adj. Successful in producing a desired or intended result; effective


Monday, February 20, 2017

Cicerone

Cicerone [sis-uh-roh-nee] noun.  A person who conducts sightseers; guide.


Saturday, February 18, 2017

Remontant

Remontant [ri-mon-tuh nt] adjective. (Of certain roses) blooming more than once in a season.


Thursday, February 16, 2017

Whigmaleerie

Whigmaleerie [hwig-muh-leer-ee, wig-] noun. a whim; notion; a whimsical or fanciful ornament or contrivance; gimmick.


Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Velleity

Velleity [vuh-lee-i-tee] noun. Volition in its weakest form; a mere wish, unaccompanied by an effort to obtain it.