☆ (theidolhands) wrote in 1word1day,


Saturday Word: Verdant

ver·dant [ˈvər-dənt]:
origin: (1581) Latin; virēre = to be green

1. Rich green in color or with abundant foliage; lush.
2. Inexperienced in knowledge or skill; wet behind the ears; unripe.
Related forms: ver·dan·cy (noun), ver·dant·ly (adverb)

Those of you that watch the t.v. show Arrow will also know it as the name of Oliver's nightclub.
Tags: adjective, fandom-inspired, latin, v, wordsmith: theidolhands

  • Sunday Word: Saltings

    saltings [ sawlt-ings] noun: (British English) areas of low ground regularly inundated with salt water, often taken to include their…

  • Tuesday word: Criterion

    Tuesday, July 20, 2021 Criterion (noun) cri·te·ri·on [krahy-teer-ee-uhn]; plural cri·te·ri·a [-teer-ee-uh] noun a standard of judgment or…

  • Sunday Word: Cerulean

    cerulean [s uh- roo-lee- uhn] adjective: resembling the blue of the sky; a shade of blue ranging between azure and a darker sky blue…

  • Post a new comment


    Comments allowed for members only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded