# Word for the Day

Something that piques your interest… piquant   Feeling a little saucy? Perhaps a bit provocative — but in a good way? Then it’s safe to say your personality is a little piquant.   Coming to us from the French word piquer, which means “to prick,” something that’s piquant certainly piques your interest. Someone who’s piquant engages you…



# Word for the Day

Pretending to be shy in a playful manner…   coy   Take the adjective coy for a person who pretends to be shy but really isn’t, or someone who could give a definite answer but won’t. Coy behavior can be playful or just plain annoying.   Originally meaning “quiet and shy,” today someone who is coy pretends to be…


# Word for the Day

 Lively and spirited… vivacious   A vivacious person is lively and spirited: a vivacious dancer might do a back-flip off the wall and then jump into the arms of her partner.   Some people are just naturally fun to be around; they sparkle, they animate any group they’re part of, they’re full of life. That, in fact,…