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# Word for the Day

Another way to emphatically say “unfortunately.” alas   Alas is another way to emphatically say “unfortunately.” Perhaps you meant to finish up all your homework last night, but alas, your favorite television show wound up getting your undivided attention instead.   Letting out a breathy alas in the middle of your sentence may sound dramatic or old fashioned, but…

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# Word for the Day

When your opinions are in conflict… discordant   If you believe that movies should entertain, but your friend insists that movies should inspire, then the two of you hold discordant views on the purpose of movies. That means your opinions are in conflict.   You can see the word discord in discordant. Discord is tension felt between people who strongly disagree about…

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# Word for the Day

To spend time or hang out with someone, especially at a social event.     hobnob     To hobnob is to spend time or hang out with someone, especially at a social event. When you’re invited to a fancy benefit party at a museum, you might get to hobnob with socialites and minor celebrities.     When you…