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porta: door
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: Feche a porta, por favor, está frio lá fora. Sentence meaning: Close the door please, it's cold outside.

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

Il tetto: roof
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: È proibito salire sul tetto senza la cintura di sicurezza. Sentence meaning: It is forbidden to go on the roof without a safety belt.

German Word of the Day

sogar: even
Part of speech: adverb Example sentence: Er hat sogar an ihren Geburtstag gedacht. Sentence meaning: He even remembered her birthday.

Russian Word of the Day

обходиться без: to dispense with
Part of speech: verb Example sentence: Давайте обойдёмся без ненужных подробностей. Sentence meaning: Let's dispense with the unnecessary details.

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English word of the day
windrow Wordsmith.org
noun: 1. A row of raked hay laid to dry in the wind before being baled. 2. A row of leaves, dust, snow, or other material swept together. verb tr.: To arrange in a windrow.

nadir Thefreedictionary.com
Definition: (noun) An extreme state of adversity; the lowest point of anything.
Synonyms: low-water mark, rock bottom.
Usage: They lost everything in the fire and reached the nadir of their fortunes.

snuggery: Dictionary.com Word of the Day Dictionary.com
snuggery: a comfortable or cozy room.