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Word of the Day – Hobnob

Word of the Day : September 24, 2021 Hobnob verb HAHB-nahb What It Means Hobnob means "to come or be together as friends." // Local business owners hobnobbed at the fundraiser. // The entertainment columnist learns about the latest gossip by hobnobbing with celebrities. See the entry > Examples "Does declaring affection for Tanglewood, the iconic venue in the Berkshires, make … Continue reading Word of the Day – Hobnob

Word of the Day – Chastise

Word of the Day : September 23, 2021 Chastise verb chass-TYZE What It Means Chastise means "to criticize (someone) harshly for doing something wrong." // The boss eventually had to chastise certain employees for being consistently late. See the entry > Examples "I used to chastise people for not working as efficiently as the WWE. … I was judgmental and I … Continue reading Word of the Day – Chastise

Word of the Day – Inchoate

Word of the Day : September 22, 2021 Inchoate adjective in-KOH-ut What It Means Inchoate means "imperfectly formed or formulated." // In the podcast, the author described the process by which she took a series of inchoate vignettes and shaped them into her best-selling novel. See the entry > Examples "Petrifying sights and sounds haunt her nights and inchoate shadows hover … Continue reading Word of the Day – Inchoate