Posts by Kate Glasheen

  1. Busticate: Visual Word of the Day

    Busticate means exactly what it sounds like . . . Every once in a while, English is made simple. You have to love a word that means exactly what you think.

  2. Goldilocks: Visual Word of the Day

    Have you ever felt like goldilocks? Not too hot, not too cold, not too extreme, not too conservative, not too big, not too small . . . perfectly in the middle. Maybe it’s time to spice things up?

  3. Thewless: Visual Word of the Day

    You don’t want to be thewless . . . Watch our Visual Word of the Day video to find out why.

  4. Aesopian: Visual Word of the Day

    Aesop was a Greek slave who supposedly lived 620bc–560bc on the island of Samos and told animal fables that teach a lesson (e.g., “The Tortoise and the Hare”). The term Aesopian entered English much later . . . in the late 17th century.

  5. Cerebrate: Visual Word of the Day

    Plug in your brain. Cerebrate is a verb meaning “to use the mind.”

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    Reverie: Illustrated Word of the Day

    Who doesn’t have tropical, midweek reveries? A revery is a daydream, but in music it is also an instrumental composition of a vague and dreamy character.

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