POINTINGSTOCK

Point`ing*stock`, n.

Definition: An object of ridicule or scorn; a laughingstock. Shak.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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Word of the Day

26 February 2024

DEFT

(adjective) skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands; “a deft waiter”; “deft fingers massaged her face”; “dexterous of hand and inventive of mind”


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Coffee Trivia

In the 18th century, the Swedish government made coffee and its paraphernalia (including cups and dishes) illegal for its supposed ties to rebellious sentiment.

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