18 Likes, 1 Comments - Merriam-Webster (@merriamwebster) on Instagram: "Obnubilate" means "to becloud or obscure". #WordOfTheDay #words #wordnerd #dictionary

18 Likes, 1 Comments - Merriam-Webster (@merriamwebster) on Instagram: "Obnubilate" means "to becloud or obscure". #WordOfTheDay #words #wordnerd #dictionary

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines self-pity as the self-indulgent dwelling on your own sorrows or misfortunes”.   Here are some of the reasons why self-pity is so destructive.

The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines self-pity as the self-indulgent dwelling on your own sorrows or misfortunes”. Here are some of the reasons why self-pity is so destructive.

furtive. Hahaha the booboos  #merriamwebster #dictionary #language”

furtive. Hahaha the booboos #merriamwebster #dictionary #language”

//nO-va-'tUr-E-ent// Although this word has not yet been listed in Merriam-Webster and Oxford English Dictionary but it has been used by many writers to describe someone/ something that desires change or alterations.  This word has its Latin roots from the words nova which means new and turire which means the desire to/for. Literally meaning the desire for something new.  @ravivora

//nO-va-'tUr-E-ent// Although this word has not yet been listed in Merriam-Webster and Oxford English Dictionary but it has been used by many writers to describe someone/ something that desires change or alterations. This word has its Latin roots from the words nova which means new and turire which means the desire to/for. Literally meaning the desire for something new. @ravivora

The Word Of The Day is litotes. It's an understatement in which an affirmative is emphasized by the negative of the contrary, e.g., "not bad!"

The Word Of The Day is litotes. It's an understatement in which an affirmative is emphasized by the negative of the contrary, e.g., "not bad!"

New Merriam-Webster Dictionary Words - Abbreviations Added to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary

New Merriam-Webster Dictionary Words - Abbreviations Added to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary

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