February 18th, 2016

ikstuarpok

To go outside to check if anyone’s coming, an Inuit word.

November 9th, 2012

iktsuarpok

An Inuit word for checking repeatedly if an eagerly expected visitor has arrived.

July 18th, 2016

iktsuarpok

An Inuit word for checking repeatedly if an eagerly expected visitor has arrived.

May 3rd, 2012

illecebrous

attractive, enticing, desirable

January 23rd, 2016

illecebrous

Attractive, enticing, desirable.

September 24th, 2015

illinium

A name originally proposed for promethium (atomic number 61) by scientists working at the University of Illinois.

January 19th, 2012

ilunga

An untranslatable Tshiluba word, an ilunga is a person willing to forgive abuse the first time, tolerate it the second, but never a third. A very precise word.

July 12th, 2014

imbrication

An overlapping of edges.

July 28th, 2014

imbroccata

In fencing, a thrust.

July 13th, 2014

imperdible

Incapable of being lost or destroyed.