Word of the Day Mellifluous

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Word of the Day Mellifluous Word of the Day Mellifluous is an especially beautiful word. I chose it because I love its spelling, its pronunciation and its sweet etymology. Mellifluous appeared in the English language during the 15th century (supposedly between 1375 and 1425). It came from Latin mellifluus which is composed of mel “honey” and [...]

Word of the Day Define Cockamamie

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Word of the Day Define Cockamamie Word of the Day Define Cockamamie today.  As you can see to the right... there are several options for pronouncing this odd little word. cock·a·ma·mie käkəˌmāmē käkəˈmāmē Though the origins are somewhat hidden. It seems to appear in the 1940s to denote a design left by a transfer: probably an [...]