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Dictionary.com’s Word of the Day - syncretism - the attempted reconciliation or union of different or opposing principles, practices, or parties, as in philosophy or religion.
Greek origin //kuh-thahr-sis// Meaning "purification" or "cleansing"
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In the early 16th century, a quid pro quo was something obtained from an apothecary. That's because when quid pro quo (New Latin for 'something for something') was first used in English, it referred
Word: Frowzy (adj.) dirty and untidy; slovenly.
Al-E-a-tor-E. relying on chance or an uncontrolled element in the details of life or in the creation of art
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The traditional meaning of the inukshuk is "Someone was here" or "You are on the right path." Saving the Tiger: India Journal: Entry 13 - Indian Inukshuk
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Dictionary.com’s Word of the Day - peripeteia - a sudden turn of events or an unexpected reversal, especially i...
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Dictionary.com’s Word of the Day - catawampus - Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S. askew
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