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Word of the Day

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In this podcast, we highlight fun but underused words, explain their usage and origin, provide real-life conversational examples for each, and generally have a good time.

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In this podcast, we highlight fun but underused words, explain their usage and origin, provide real-life conversational examples for each, and generally have a good time.

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57 Ratings
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Great podcast

By earthy cheese - Jan 22 2020
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This is the best podcast I tune in every day!keep up the good work!

Happy 1 Year Anniversary WotD!!

By Hanna with a Jo - Jan 16 2018
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This is the best language podcast on the San Francisco Peninsula, that is also recorded in a Rav4!

iTunes Ratings

57 Ratings
Average Ratings
54
2
1
0
0

Great podcast

By earthy cheese - Jan 22 2020
Read more
This is the best podcast I tune in every day!keep up the good work!

Happy 1 Year Anniversary WotD!!

By Hanna with a Jo - Jan 16 2018
Read more
This is the best language podcast on the San Francisco Peninsula, that is also recorded in a Rav4!
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Word of the Day

Latest release on Feb 21, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

Updated by OwlTail 6 days ago

Rank #1: Episode 22 - Mendacious

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Mar 24 2017

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Rank #2: Episode 92 - Ostensibly

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This word is all about strategic ambiguity--the proper employment of which is a critical life skill if ever there was one. 

Aug 26 2019

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Rank #3: Episode 2 - Draconian

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Jan 14 2017

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Rank #4: Episode 20 - Sound + Noise

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Mar 18 2017

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Rank #5: Episode 56 - Perspicacious

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Perspicacious listeners will recognize this as an immensely useful word.

Dec 06 2017

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Rank #6: Episode 84 - Effusive

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Everybody say hello to the new Assistant Director of Grief Management. 

Jan 01 2019

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Rank #7: Episode 13 - Philistine

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Feb 15 2017

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Rank #8: Episode 28 - Loll

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Unfortunately, the field of lollonomics has been greatly neglected in academia.

May 02 2017

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Rank #9: Episode 23 - Myriad

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Mar 29 2017

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Rank #10: Episode 80 - Comeuppance

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Just as pride goeth before the fall, acting all high and mighty often goeth before getting your comeuppance.

Nov 06 2018

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Rank #11: Episode 31 - Cumbersome + Incumbent

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After enjoying this episode, it will be incumbent upon you to recommend it to your friends.

May 12 2017

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Rank #12: Episode 24 - Neologism + Wallmate

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Mar 31 2017

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Rank #13: Episode 89 - Commiserate

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Once you listen to this episode, you'll no longer be able to commiserate with your friends who also haven't heard it yet. 

Jun 25 2019

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Rank #14: Episode 85 - Apropos

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Today's word helps you leap from conversation topic to another with suavity and dexterity. 

Jan 15 2019

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Rank #15: Episode 3 - Prejudicial

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Jan 16 2017

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Rank #16: Episode 29 - Sophisticate

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What sort of sophisticate are you?

May 05 2017

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Rank #17: Episode 32 - Akin

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Listening to this episode is akin to immersing yourself in a pool of linguistic discovery.

May 17 2017

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Rank #18: Episode 4 - Ruminate

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Jan 18 2017

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Rank #19: Episode 19 - Beholden + Solicitous

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Mar 16 2017

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Rank #20: Episode 94 - Ingratiate

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Introducing the revolutionary new Word of the Day Self-Serving Coffee Machine. 

Oct 08 2019

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