Calzephyr (calzephyr77) wrote in 1word1day,

Wednesday Word: Ultracrepidarian

Ultracrepidarian - noun or adjective

A ultracrepidarian is one of those annoying people that criticize and give advice without really knowing what they are talking about. You've met them, trust me :-) As a noun it refers to this type of person and as an adjective, it describes the behaviour.

The word has Latin roots and was first recorded in the early 1800s.

Tags: adjective, noun, u, wordsmith: calzephyr77

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