May 22nd, 2015

leptorrhinian

Having a long narrow nose.

May 21st, 2015

QOTD – 21.05.15

Vulgarity is, in reality, nothing but a modern, chic, pert descendant of the goddess Dullness.
– Edith Sitwell

May 21st, 2015

vigesimal

Relating to or based on the number twenty.

May 20th, 2015

QOTD – 20.05.15

I could go on stage and make a pizza and they’d still come to see me.
– Frank Sinatra

May 20th, 2015

anguilliform

Having the shape or form of an eel.

May 19th, 2015

QOTD – 19.05.15

The only thing that endures is character. Fame and wealth – all that is illusion. All that endures is character.
– O J Simpson

May 19th, 2015

gyromancy

A kind of divination performed by drawing a ring or circle, and walking in or around it.

May 18th, 2015

QOTD – 18.05.15

Writing is not a profession, but a vocation of unhappiness.
– Georges Simenon

May 18th, 2015

grume

A clot of blood.

May 17th, 2015

QOTD – 17.05.15

You see things; and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say ‘Why not?’
– George Bernard Shaw