Introducing The Lexical Expander

The Lexical Expander will be a series of short, special articles focused on rare, uncommon, and underused words. The format will be as follows:

Word:

Definition:

Example: 

Rarity:  

Etymology: (word history)

Word in Use: (reference to a recent use of the word)

Across languages: (the word in one other language, if applicable)

Why I like this word:

I hope you’ll enjoy this series.

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