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# Word for the Day

A solution that takes a realistic approach…   pragmatic   To describe a person or a solution that takes a realistic approach, consider the adjective pragmatic. The four-year-old who wants a unicorn for her birthday isn’t being very pragmatic. If you’re pragmatic, you’re practical. You’re living in the real world, wearing comfortable shoes. If you’re dogmatic, you follow the…

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# Word for the Day

Load of gibberish or nonsense…   abracadabra   Abracadabra isn’t just a magician’s wind-up to a trick; it’s also a word for a load of gibberish or nonsense.   You probably know abracadabra as a word a magician might use before sawing a woman in half or making something disappear. However, it has another meaning similar to other…

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# Word for the Day

 A person who makes a mess of a situation…. saboteur   A saboteur is a person who makes a mess of a situation on purpose. You might call your little brother a saboteur for letting the air out of your bicycle tires, but you could be a saboteur in return by filling his shoes with cold spaghetti.   Saboteur is a noun…