Word of the day

Word of the day
Brazilian Portuguese Word of the Day

queimar: to burn
Part of speech: verb Example sentence: Acidentalmente queimamos o bife. Sentence meaning: We accidentally burned the steak.

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

fastidio: annoyance
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: Quello che sentiva effettivamente era più un fastidio che un vero dolore. Sentence meaning: What he actually felt was more an annoyance than a real pain.

German Word of the Day

Kneipe: bar
Part of speech: noun Example sentence: In einer typischen deutschen Kneipe kann man Bier trinken und einen Imbiss essen. Sentence meaning: One can drink beer and eat snacks in a typical German bar.

Russian Word of the Day

ходить в поход: to go camping
Part of speech: phrase Example sentence: Когда я была ребёнком, мы ходили в походы. Sentence meaning: I used to go camping as a child.

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English word of the day
A period of war marked by little or no active hostilities.

Definition: (verb) To clear of guilt or blame.
Synonyms: acquit, assoil, exonerate, discharge, clear.
Usage: He was exculpated from the charge when the real criminal confessed.

apocryphal: Word of the Day
apocryphal: of doubtful authorship or authenticity.

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