Category Archives: Language

Word a Day: Vapid

Vapid

adj. Flat, lackluster.

Example: He cast about for ways to enliven what was rapidly becoming a vapid everything.

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Word a Day: Brioche

Brioche

n. A rich, sweet, light, yeasty bread.

Ex.: Fruit-filled brioche was an elegant addition to the desert table.

Word a day: Laudatory

Laudatory

adj. In support of; assigning merit.

Example: Julie’s presentation brought laudatory comments from the faculty.