appellation. a, p, p, e, l, l, a, t, i, o, n. appellation. While parishioners affectionately called their priest "Father Henry," their children preferred the appellation "Handsy Hank."

/ˌæpɪˈleɪʃən/

noun. 1 a the word by which a particular person or thing is called and known. b name. c title. d designation. 2 the act of calling by a name.

While parishioners affectionately called their priest "Father Henry," their children preferred the appellation "Handsy Hank."

expatiate. e, x, p, a, t, i, a, t, e. expatiate. Sunlight broke through morning clouds, spilling orange onto the average American yards of an average American suburb. Keith awoke to find himself here, under an azalea bush. He sat up and looked around. There was a spent condom by his side. His khakis were unbuttoned, unzipped, and covered in cum. As he stumbled into the house that morning, buttoning his pants as he came in, Keith was stopped by his father. Giving him a once-over, the elder Keith began to forcefully expatiate on the dangers of public drunkenness. "I didn't raise no wino slob," he screamed, pointing to the younger's pants. "Now go clean yourself up."

/ɪkˈspeɪ ʃiˌeɪt/

verb. 1 a to enlarge in discourse or writing. b to be copious in argument or discussion. c to descant. 2 a to range at large, or without restraint. b to wander.

Sunlight broke through morning clouds, spilling orange onto the average American yards of an average American suburb. Keith awoke to find himself here, under an azalea bush. He sat up and looked around. There was a spent condom by his side. His khakis were unbuttoned, unzipped, and covered in cum. As he stumbled into the house that morning, buttoning his pants as he came in, Keith was stopped by his father. Giving him a once-over, the elder Keith began to forcefully expatiate on the dangers of public drunkenness. "I didn't raise no wino slob," he screamed, pointing to the younger's pants. "Now go clean yourself up."

quotidian. q, u, o, t, i, d, i, a, n. quotidian. Steve had hopes of escaping the quotidian world of protected sex once he was finally married to his eternally cautious fiancé. But a risky bachelor night hooker and a bad case of gonorrhea put a quick end to those aspirations. And likely the marriage.

/kwoʊˈtɪd i ən/

adjective. 1 occurring or returning daily. 2 a commonplace. b ordinary.

Steve had hopes of escaping the quotidian world of protected sex once he was finally married to his eternally cautious fiancé. But a risky bachelor night hooker and a bad case of gonorrhea put a quick end to those aspirations. And likely the marriage.

dolorous. d, o, l, o, r, o, u, s. dolorous. Freddy's face turned dolorous and grim after surreptitiously learning of his wife's affair. He should have known better. Her lies were transparent. But his trust was absolute, and she took advantage of his naïveté to cuckold him

/ˈdɒl ər əs/

adjective. 1 a full of grief. b sad. c sorrowful. d doleful. e dismal. 2 a occasioning pain or grief. b painful.

Freddy's face turned dolorous and grim after surreptitiously learning of his wife's affair. He should have known better. Her lies were transparent. But his trust was absolute, and she took advantage of his naïveté to cuckold him

bonhomie. b, o, n, h, o, m, i, e. bonhomie. Colette, owner of the old brick diner down on the corner of someplace or other, always exuded good humor and bonhomie. It was her signature, and the main reason her customers kept coming back. But that did not stop Aaron from telling her to fuck off. He was trying to ease into a break up with his girlfriend, and Colette kept interrupting to refill their drinks.

/ˌbɒn əˈmi/

noun. 1 good nature. 2 pleasant and easy manner.

Colette, owner of the old brick diner down on the corner of someplace or other, always exuded good humor and bonhomie. It was her signature, and the main reason her customers kept coming back. But that did not stop Aaron from telling her to fuck off. He was trying to ease into a break up with his girlfriend, and Colette kept interrupting to refill their drinks.

castigate. c, a, s, t, i, g, a, t, e. castigate. Hannah often lauded her husband's deft oral skill when reveling in their postcoital embrace. But later, when she was with her friends, she'd castigate him for a lack of competence both inside and outside of the bedroom.

/ˈkæs tɪˌgeɪt/

verb. 1 a to chastise verbally. b to reprove. c to criticize severely. 2 a to punish by stripes. b to chastise by blows. c to chasten.

Hannah often lauded her husband's deft oral skill when reveling in their postcoital embrace. But later, when she was with her friends, she'd castigate him for a lack of competence both inside and outside of the bedroom.