'Pederast' In Online Merriam-Webster's...
There was a controversy involving the Merriam-Webster Online Thesaurus at www.m-w...
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Today I Heard The Word
Today I heard the word "nesh" used by an East Midlands (i.e. Nottingham) regional...
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How Does An Earldom Become Extinct?
From Q27 of this years SDC > The answer was Benjamin Stratford, 6th earl of Aldborough...
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Blackmail
Does blackmail involve threats to expose the victim, or is it just a synonym for...
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Vibrato And Tremolo
Vibrato and Tremolo These terms are not used consistently. I am surprised that we...
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Is "Stressy" A Proper English Word?
Hi, I seem to remember having heard the word "stressy" in contexts like "This was...
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Looking For An "A" Word
To complete a catchy acronym, I am looking for synonyms of the following English...
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Say, Utter, Breathe, Sound, Voice, Vocalize...
I've heard it declared that English is the only language so rich in synonyms that...
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"Spell" Meaning To Relieve ?Dialect
Hello, When I was growing up in Virginia many years ago, it was fairly common to...
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English Synonyms?
Why does English synonyms make it exstremely hard to use in a sentence? Either...
Synonyms For "Drunk"
According to the Guiness Book of World Records, there are as many as 2,241 synonyms...
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Have A Nice Fligh?
Is it correct to say "Have a nice flight" to the person who is flying with airplane...
The Word With The Most Synonyms
According to the Guiness Book of World Records, there are as many as 2,241 synonyms...
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Usage Of The Word "Amenable"
Is the usage of the word "amenable" in the following sentence correct? A further...
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What's The Best Way To Improve My Vocabulary...
I'd like to impress my english teacher at school by presenting my essay work with...
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Entail Vs Imply Vs Follow?
Hi to all! I have just discovered this forum, and I am glad that I did since I...
"The Birthday Star"?
Hi, If it was my friend's birthday today, then she would be the birthday person...
Recommend A Dictionary Of English Synonyms...
Hello I want to learn more about sutble differences between synonyms. Could you...
Synonym Disaster !!!?
I'm preparing for translation test (chinese-english translation). I find myself...