Domiciliate

Vest-Pocket Vocabulary Domicil’iate, v. to fix a place of residence. Word in the Wild: Well, I got the job, packed up all my stuff, arranged…

Yex

Vest-Pocket Vocabulary Yex, v. to have the hiccough. Word in the Wild: I just can’t seem to console little Lily. I’ve fed her and changed…

Smegmatic

Vest-Pocket Vocabulary Smegmat’ic, a. soapy, cleansing. Word in the Wild: Are you sure you rinsed this cup properly? My tea tastes awfully smegmatic. Smegmatic comes…

Predy

Vest-Pocket Vocabulary Pre’dy, adj. cleared and ready for engagement. Word in the Wild: After a bitter defeat at Scrabble, Seamus poured a belt of Scotch,…

Nidorosity

Vest-Pocket Vocabulary Nidoros’ity, n. a belching up the taste of roast meat. Word in the Wild: A guest’s nidorosity after a meal may be either…

Matrisate

A Word for Mother’s Day Matrisate v. to imitate a mother. Word in the Wild: Look at the little ones matrisating with their dolls. Aren’t…