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Xenology | Words We Caught This Week

Xenology: (chiefly in science fiction) the scientific study of alien biology, cultures, etc. https://www.lexico.com/definition/xenology Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share

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Chad | Words We Caught This Week

Chad: the piece that you remove when you make a hole in a piece of paper or card. https://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/chad Here’s a word we caught this

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Facinorous | Words We Caught This Week

Facinorous: extremely wicked. https://www.lexico.com/definition/facinorous Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share facinorous with you because it’s exactly the type of word

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Acclinate | Words We Caught This Week

Acclinate: having an upward slope. https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/acclinate Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share acclinate with you simply because of the fantastic

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Ylem | Words We Caught This Week

Ylem: the hypothetical initial substance of the universe from which all matter is derived. https://www.dictionary.com/browse/ylem Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d

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Zoanthropy | Words We Caught This Week

Zoanthropy: a form of madness involving the delusion of being an animal, with correspondingly altered behaviour. https://www.lexico.com/definition/zoanthropy Here’s a word we caught this week. We

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Futz | Words We Caught This Week

Futz: to waste time; to idle (US slang). https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/futz Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share futz with you because it’s

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Spinosity | Words We Caught This Week

Spinosity: something spinose, or thorny, nettling, etc. https://www.collinsdictionary.com/dictionary/english/spinosity Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share spinosity with you since it sounds

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Divagate | Words We Caught This Week

Divagate: to wander or stray from a course or subject. https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/divagate Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share divagate with you

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Fain | Words We Caught This Week

Fain: happy, pleased (archaic usage). https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fain Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share fain with you as it’s so joyous, just

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Panurgic | Words We Caught This Week

Panurgic: able or ready to do anything. Also (occasionally): (derogatory) meddling. https://www.lexico.com/definition/panurgic Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share panurgic with

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Azuline | Words We Caught This Week

Azuline: blue. http://phrontistery.info/a.html Here’s a word we caught this week. We thought we’d share azuline with you because it’s a beautiful word with a beautiful

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