#definethis

A daily Twitter wORDGAME

Abhor

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

  • abhor

pronounced \ub-HOR\

it means:

verb

: to regard with extreme repugnance : loathe

To play with us on Twitter, use the word abhor in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag #definethis. If you play, I will follow you on Twitter. Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

nobby

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

nobby

pronounced   \\NAH-bee\

it means:

adjective

: cleverly stylish : chic, smart

To play with us on Twitter, use the word nobby in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.   If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

cloche

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

cloche

pronounced   \KLOHSH\

it means:

noun

1
: a transparent plant cover used outdoors especially for protection against cold
2
: a woman’s close-fitting hat usually with deep rounded crown and narrow brim


To play with us on Twitter, use the word cloche  in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.   If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

famish

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

famish

pronounced   \FAM-ish\

it means:

1: to cause to suffer severely from hunger
2: to suffer for lack of something necessary


To play with us on Twitter, use the word famish  in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.   If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

numen

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

numen

pronounced   \NOO-mun\

it means:

noun

: a spiritual force or influence often identified with a natural object, phenomenon, or place



To play with us on Twitter, use the word lambaste  in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.   If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

lambaste

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

lambaste

pronounced   \lam-BAYST\

it means:

verb

1
: to assault violently : beat, whip
2
: to attack verbally : censure

To play with us on Twitter, use the word lambaste  in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.   If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

flotsam

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

flotsam

pronounced   \FLAHT-sum\

it means:

noun

1
: floating wreckage of a ship or its cargo; broadly : floating debris
2
a : miscellaneous or unimportant materialb : debris, remains


To play with us on Twitter, use the word florsam in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.  (Jetsam is also acceptable today.) If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

gorgonize

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

gorgonize

pronounced   \GOR-guh-nyze\

it means:

verb

: to have a paralyzing or mesmerizing effect on : stupefy, petrify

To play with us on Twitter, use the word gorgonize in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.  If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

sequacious

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

sequacious

pronounced   \sih-KWAY-shus\

it means:

adjective

: intellectually servile


To play with us on Twitter, use the word sequacious in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.  If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.

phantasm

Today’s Merriam-Webster #definethis word of the day is:

phantasm

pronounced   \FAN-taz-um\

it means:

noun

1
a : a product of fantasy: asb : delusive appearance: illusionc : ghost, specterd : a figment of the imagination
2
: a mental representation of a real object

To play with us on Twitter, use the word phantasm in a sentence and tweet your sentence with the hashtag   #definethis.  If you play,  I will follow you on Twitter.    Follow this blog on Tumblr to get the word of the day.