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# Word for the Day

To be slow or lazy… lollygag   To lollygag is to be slow or idle or lazy. You might say to your dawdling friends, “Don’t lollygag! We’ll miss our bus!”   You lollygag when you take you own sweet time walking to your piano teacher’s house, and you also lollygag when you lounge lazily in a hammock under…

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A big display of of knowing obscure facts and details….     pedantic   There’s nothing wrong with focusing on the details, but someone who is pedantic makes a big display of knowing obscure facts and details. Pedantic means “like a pedant,” someone who’s too concerned with literal accuracy or formality. It’s a negative term that implies someone…

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# Word for the Day

 To correct or revise a piece of writing…. emend   When you emend a piece of writing, you correct or revise it. If you are asked to emend a report, that just means you need to go through it and make revisions.   Emend is similar in spelling and pronunciation to another word, amend, and there’s a slight overlap in meaning…