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Cynosure

22 mins ago

Meaning: Something that strongly attracts attention and admiration

Shard

1 day ago

Meaning:  A broken piece of a brittle artifact

Peremptory

2 days ago

Meaning: Offensively self-assured or given to exercising usually unwarranted power

Diaphanous

3 days ago

Meaning: So thin as to transmit light

Succor

Sep 23, 2016

Meaning: Assistance in time of difficulty

Travail

Sep 22, 2016

Meaning:  Use of physical or mental energy; hard work

Vendetta

Sep 21, 2016

Meaning:  any prolonged and bitter feud, rivalry, contention, or the like

Impecunious

Sep 20, 2016

Meaning:  Not having enough money to pay for necessities

Effervescence

Sep 19, 2016

Meaning: to show enthusiasm, excitement, liveliness

Fissure

Sep 16, 2016

Meaning: A long narrow depression in a surface

Glutinous

Sep 15, 2016

Meaning: Sticky

Turgid

Sep 14, 2016

Meaning: Swollen

Tranquilize

Sep 13, 2016

Meaning: To soothe

Arrant

Sep 12, 2016

Meaning: Without qualification

Sumptuous

Sep 9, 2016

Meaning: Entailing great expense

Amnesty

Sep 2, 2016

Meaning: A period during which offenders are exempt from punishment

Tyranny

Sep 1, 2016

Meaning: Absolute power arbitrarily or unjustly administrated.

Transgress

Aug 31, 2016

Meaning: To break a law

Witticism

Aug 30, 2016

Meaning: A witty, brilliant, or original saying or sentiment

Lachrymose

Aug 29, 2016

Meaning: 1. Showing sorrow; 2. suggestive of or tending to cause tears

Vicissitude

Aug 26, 2016

Meaning: a change or variation occurring in the course of something; interchange or alternation

Vociferous

Aug 25, 2016

Meaning: Conspicuously and offensively loud; given to vehement outcry

Vignette

Aug 24, 2016

Meaning: A picture having a background or that is shaded off gradually.

Wizen

Aug 23, 2016

Meaning: To become or cause to become withered or dry.

Stratagem

Aug 22, 2016

Meaning: Any clever trick or device for obtaining an advantage

Gourmand

Aug 19, 2016

Meaning: A connoisseur in the delicacies of the table.

Antediluvian

Aug 17, 2016

Meaning: Of or relating to the period before the biblical flood

Blandishment

Aug 16, 2016

Meaning: Flattery intended to persuade

Compendium

Aug 12, 2016

Meaning: A concise but comprehensive summary of a larger work

Heterodox

Aug 11, 2016

Meaning: Characterized by departure from accepted beliefs or standards

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