Saturday, January 21, 2017

Austerity

Austerity [aus·ter·i·ty] n. (1) Sternness or severity of manner or attitude. (2) Extreme plainness and simplicity of style or appearance.


Thursday, January 19, 2017

Pabulum

Pabulum [pab-yuh-luh m] noun. Something that nourishes an animal or vegetable organism; food; nutriment. 


Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Vacuous

Vacuous [vac·u·ous] adj. Having or showing a lack of thought or intelligence; mindless


Sunday, January 15, 2017

Tenderfoot

Tenderfoot [ten-der-foo t] noun. A raw, inexperienced person; novice.


Friday, January 13, 2017

Mauka

Mauka [mah-oo-kuh] adverb. Toward the mountains; inland.