I signed up for Merriam-Webster’s word of the day. It’s a fun way to expand vocabulary. Sometimes the words are familiar, and sometimes, they sound like a foreign language. I’ll post a few a week. Unlike my waistline, my vocabulary can never be too broad.
dudgeon: noun a fit or state of indignation
After receiving her test score, dudgeon overtook her, but really, she should have studied.
- Vocabulary (05/11/2013) (nielsenink.wordpress.com)