Has The Word “Ninja” Been Culturally Appropriated?
Clearly, we celebrate ninjas, but it’s worth examining how we use the word and whether or not we’re respecting its origins.
Wednesday Winner: Twitterpated
Today’s Word of the Day was chosen by Brittany C. of Deer Harbor, WA who said “It’s fun and sounds phonetically appropriate for its definition.” Twitterpated means “excited or overcome by romantic feelings; smitten.” Submit your favorite word here and it could be chosen as one of our Word of the Day selections! #WOTD @Dictionarycom twitterpated – excited or overcome by romantic feelings; smitten. http://t.co/mkzgiwvnTr #bambi pic.twitter.com/7mc1ClCcIC …
Origin of appropriable
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
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Historical Examples of appropriable
A great many things, as we have shown in another place, are not appropriable.