Word of the day

Word of the day
Brazilian Portuguese Word of the Day

feijão: beans
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: Gosto de feijão com arroz. Sentence meaning: I like rice with beans.

French Word of the Day

Un avion = a plane (pronounced ah-vee-on)

L'avion is also the name of the new (or maybe not-so-new anymore by now) low-fare business class connecting Newark to Paris' lesser-known airport Orly, the larger airport being known as either Charles de Gaulle or Roissy (from the name of the town where it's located)

Italian Word of the Day

scherzare: to joke
Part of speech: verb Example sentence: Smettila di scherzare, per favore! Sono in ballo cose importanti. Sentence meaning: Please quit joking around! Important things are at stake.

German Word of the Day

Regierung: government
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: Amerika wählt eine neue Regierung. Sentence meaning: The US is electing a new government.

Russian Word of the Day

выходной: weekend
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: Какие у тебя планы на выходной? Sentence meaning: Do you have any plans for this weekend?

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English word of the day
accidence Wordsmith.org
1. The fundamentals of any subject. 2. The branch of grammar dealing with inflections of words. 3. A book of fundamentals of a subject.

vibrissa Thefreedictionary.com
Definition: (noun) Any of the long stiff hairs that project from the snout or brow of most mammals, as the whiskers of a cat.
Synonyms: whisker, sensory hair.
Usage: The mouse's vibrissae alerted it to the presence of a predator.

telegnosis: Dictionary.com Word of the Day Dictionary.com
telegnosis: supernatural or occult knowledge.