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# Word for the Day

dastardly   Someone who’s dastardly is a scoundrel or a cowardly bad guy. The villain in a fairy tale is almost always dastardly.   Use the adjective dastardly to describe a person or action that’s underhanded and mean. Criminals, pirates, and bullies are all frequently called dastardly. An unprovoked military strike is also often described as dastardly, referencing President Franklin Roosevelt’s…

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# Word for the Day

cockamamie   Anything cockamamie is ridiculous and far-fetched. A cockamamie plan is not likely to work.   This is a silly-sounding word for things that are silly, ludicrous, foolish, and impractical. Faking your own kidnapping to get out of a math test is a cockamamie plan. Wearing a fake mustache everywhere for no reason is cockamamie. Lots of comedies…