Word of the day

Word of the day
Brazilian Portuguese Word of the Day

falar: to speak
Part of speech: expression Example sentence: Quero falar com a professora Sentence meaning: I want to speak to the teacher.

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

sparire: to disappear
Part of speech: verb Example sentence: I conigli sono spariti nel cappello del mago. Sentence meaning: The rabbits disappeared in the magician's hat.

German Word of the Day

die Pommes Frites: fries
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: Möchtest du Pommes Frites dazu? Sentence meaning: Do you want fries with that?

Russian Word of the Day

дети: kids
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: Сейчас 10 часов. Вы знаете, где ваши дети? Sentence meaning: It's 10 o'clock. Do you know where your kids are?

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English word of the day
gehenna Wordsmith.org
1. Hell. 2. Any place of extreme torture or suffering.

excursus Thefreedictionary.com
Definition: (noun) A message that departs from the main subject.
Synonyms: digression, divagation, parenthesis, aside.
Usage: After yet another long excursus on the subject of housecats, the absent-minded professor finally returned to his main point.

noctambulous: Dictionary.com Word of the Day Dictionary.com
noctambulous: of, relating to, or given to sleepwalking.