Mar 172020
 

This word is from Merriam-Webster Word Of The Day

oleaginous

adjective | oh-lee-AJ-uh-nus

Definition
1 : resembling or having the properties of oil : oily; also : containing or producing oil

2 : marked by an offensively ingratiating manner or quality

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This word is from Word Think Of The Day

Contemporaneous
“The contemporaneous court cases for the two defendants.”

Contemporaneous (con·tem·po·ra·ne·ous) adj.
Originating, existing, or happening during the same period of time

 

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  10 Responses to “Wondrous Words Wednesday”

  1. The definition makes sense but I would never have figured it out. Thanks for playing along!

  2. Not a word I would use but if I saw it in a sentence I might figure it out.

  3. Love the emails and podcasts I get from M-W each dy!

  4. I just mentioned to Shari that I never even seen that word before. 🙂
    Thanks for sharing.

  5. It’s a new-to-me word too!

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