Friday, June 22, 2018

Ignominy

Ignominy [ig-nuh-min-ee, ig-nom-uh-nee] noun.  disgrace; dishonor; public contempt; shameful or dishonorable quality or conduct or an instance of this.


Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Derring-do

Derring-do [der-ing-doo] noun daring deeds; heroic daring.


Monday, June 18, 2018

Chanticleer

Chanticleer [chan-tuh-kleer] noun. a rooster: used as a proper name in medieval fables.


Saturday, June 16, 2018

Asomatous

Asomatous [ey-soh-muh-tuh s, uh-soh-] adjective. having no material body; incorporeal.


Thursday, June 14, 2018

Hobbyhorse

Hobbyhorse noun [hob-ee-hawrs] 1. a pet idea or project. 2. a stick with a horse's head, or a rocking horse, ridden by children.