Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

  • Word of the Day
    shyster

    shaI st@r

    noun
    a person, usu. a lawyer, who uses underhanded, unethical methods.
    That shyster accepted her fee for his services but did almost nothing for her.

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  • Vocabulary of the Day
    naysayer

    neI seI @r

    noun
    a person who refuses, denies, or opposes, esp. because of cynicism or pessimism.
    They went ahead with their ambitious plan despite the arguments of the naysayers.

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interject

In t@r jekt

transitive verb
definition: to interpose (a remark or comment) between words or remarks, or in the middle of a conversation or discussion.
example:  He was always interjecting unwanted criticisms.
example:  I will lecture, but please feel free to interject any questions you may have.
example:  May I just interject that our time has almost run out for today? 

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