March 9th, 2013

ultima

The last syllable of a word.

November 15th, 2016

ultima

The last syllable of a word.

January 18th, 2015

ultimogeniture

A principle of inheritance whereby the youngest son succeeds to the estate of his ancestor.

March 4th, 2014

ululate

To howl or wail to express strong emotion.

June 20th, 2012

un été pluvieux

The recent floods and cold weather in the UK summer made me think that the British are enjoying un été pluvieux – a rainy summer.

March 11th, 2016

un été pluvieux

A rainy summer. A French phrase for a British phenomenon.

January 28th, 2013

unassailable

Impossible to dispute or disprove.

October 6th, 2016

unassailable

Impossible to dispute or disprove.

October 1st, 2014

unau

The two-toed sloth.

August 12th, 2015

unberufen

An injunction to fate that nothing will go wrong.