Dictionary.com's Word Of The Day Podcast
Dictionary.com's Word Of The Day Podcast
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Listen to this podcast to build your vocabulary with new words, definitions, and origin stories every day of the week.
Word of the Day: November 28, 2020
Today's word isn't exactly a go-with-the-flow type of term. The word is a noun, meaning "a fussy or needlessly fault-finding person." Do you know what it is? Listen now to see if you are correct!
Nov 27
1 min
Word of the Day: November 27, 2020
Enough is truly enough when it comes to today’s Word of the Day. It’s a noun, defined as "the principle of living a balanced, moderately paced, low-fuss life." The concept that this word represents is inextricably woven into Swedish culture, and manifests in many different ways. Listen now to learn more about this word!
Nov 26
1 min
Word of the Day: November 26, 2020
Happy Thanksgiving, friends—you arrived right on time, today's word is fresh out of the oven, or rather the dictionary, and ready to be enjoyed. The word is an adjective meaning "freely bestowed" or "plentiful; abundant." What do you think it is? Play this podcast to find out!
Nov 25
1 min
Word of the Day: November 25, 2020
G'day, wordies—we hope you're hungry for a flavorful word, because today's is downright tantalizing. The word is an adjective that means "exceptionally pleasing to taste or smell" or "especially delicious or fragrant." Do you know it? Listen in for more!
Nov 24
1 min
Word of the Day: November 24, 2020
We're sure you know what a bother is—something troublesome or annoying. But what about today's word that rhymes with bother? It is a noun, meaning "a heated discussion, debate, or argument" or "a fuss." Can you guess it? Tap play to find out if you're right!
Nov 23
1 min
Word of the Day: November 23, 2020
Hello again, logophiles! Today’s word is an inspired problem-solver. It is an adjective, and it's defined as "cleverly inventive or resourceful." Can you guess what it is? Listen in to learn more!
Nov 22
1 min
Word of the Day: November 22, 2020
Today's word is one you can really feast your eyes, or rather, ears on. It is a verb that means “to entertain lavishly or agreeably" or "to delight.” Delight in more word knowledge by listening in!
Nov 21
1 min
Word of the Day: November 21, 2020
Today's word might remind you of the sound of walking on fallen leaves—but its meaning zigs and zags elsewhere! It's a verb that means "to bend; turn," or "to crinkle." Follow the twists and turns of this word by listening now!
Nov 20
1 min
Word of the Day: November 20, 2020
GOOD DAY, WORDIES! Sorry if that was too boisterous! Today's word is just that-an adjective that means "noisy, clamorous, or boisterous." Do you know what it is? Listen in to learn more!
Nov 19
1 min
Word of the Day: November 19, 2020
Today's word gives name to the type of person who not only thinks outside of the box, but can then make an entirely new box from scratch! The word is a noun, defined as "a person who is skilled in implementing creative ideas into practical form." Can you imagine what it is? Listen to see if you're right!
Nov 18
1 min
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