Eccentric: Adjective origin: Greek IPA Pronunciation: /ɪkˈsɛntrɪk,ɛkˈsɛntrɪk/ Meaning: 1. considered by other people to be strange or unusual. 2. not placed centrally or not having its axis or other part placed centrally. sentence: most people considered him a harmless eccentric . She’s become more eccentric over the years. Synonyms: bizarre, cranky, crazy, curious, odd, erratic, far-out, funky, … More Word of The Week: Eccentric
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Conundrum – Noun IPA Pronunciation : /kəˈnʌndrəm/ Origin: late 16th century, of unknown origin. Meaning: a confusing and difficult problem or question. a riddle whose answer is or involves a pun. ( a riddle ). Sentences: What senile conundrums was Miss Ann babbling to Mr. Levy? The conundrum is how can he orchestrate a retreat while … More Word Of The Week: Conundrum
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Ruminate: Verb IPA Pronunciation: /ˈruːmɪneɪt/ Origin: mid 16th century: from Latin ruminat- ‘chewed over’, from the verb ruminari . Meaning: think deeply about something. to go over in the mind repeatedly and often casually or slowly to chew repeatedly for an extended period Sentences: The question got us ruminating on the real value of wealth. The man … More Word Of The Week:Ruminate