Thursday, March 31, 2011

Word of the Day

I might have made a snide comment at lunch and Debra said "Angela, stop being vituperative." I looked at her in confusion; having never heard of the word she spoke.

Vituperative
[vahy-too-per-uh-tiv, -puh-rey-tiv, -tyoo-, vi-]
–adjective
characterized by or of the nature of vituperation: vituperative remarks.

1. abusive language or venomous censure
2. the act of vituperating

2 comments:

Patty said...

WOW, must have upset Deb

Seeking Simplicity said...

She doesn't like my cussing.