Monday, July 25, 2016

Word of the week: Deleterious

The answer is harmful.

Smoking in the car is deleterious to the health of any passengers.

Word of the week: Deciduous

The answer is shedding leaves.

After one year of raking leaves, my dad decided to never buy deciduous trees again.

Monday, July 18, 2016

Word of the week: Churlish

The answer is rude.

The boy's grandmother reprimanded him for his churlish response.

Monday, July 11, 2016

Word of the week: Chicanery

The correct answer is tricks.

The boys chicanery ended in weekly detention.

Monday, July 4, 2016

Word of the Week: Acumen

The correct answer is shrewdness.

The CEO's acumen allowed him to double his profits in just one year.