Quintessence
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
Script-tease: Father Cornelius: Today, we're discussing the quintessence of life!  Ziggy: Quintessence, huh? Sounds like a fancy word for "stuff." Father Cornelius: No, no, no! The quintessence is the divine essence that binds us all, the very fabric of existence! Purity beyond comprehension, the link from us to our af.... Ziggy: Right, right. So, Father, tell me, is the quintesssence like "the Force" from that space movie?  Basic Itch Definishhh... quin•tes•sence (kwinˈtes(ə)ns) - the most perfect or typical example of a quality or class. A little bit of Monica: Multi-pass ..read more
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Subjacent
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
“Joey & Marie Go Down” …Joey: Aight. You’ve got the pan under the car, and the top cap is opened for air flow. Now remove the drain plug. Marie: This one? Joey: No, subjacent to that. Marie: Excuse me? Joey: Subjacent. Next to but below, or under. You’re warm. Just go down. Marie: Maybe you should go down. Joey: Marie. This is work. Marie: And you think marrying you isn’t?… Sub-ja-cent (səbˈjāsnt) - situated below something else. A shallow dive into morphological elements such as affixes; like suffix, prefix, inflix, simulfix and more.  Words with similar prefixes: subcutaneous, sub ..read more
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Alacrity
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
"Poised with alacrity at the chance to strike the jackpot for the bluejays. Hit the motherlode. The big kahuna. The grand fromage!" An electron-induced, vocabulary, eduTainment podcast for building your speech, confidence and brain-ceps. For those of you that love learning...but only when it's fun! These weirdos find a million ways to make vocab words stick to your brain like spaghetti on a wall. We'd love your support! Elect in to donate monthly via Spotify or Patreon. https://www.patreon.com/NerdWord https://nerdwordthepodcast.com/ https://revisionsound.com/podcaster/ --- Support this podcas ..read more
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Phantasmagoria
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
“Crew! Get it together! We need to understand this phantasmagoria.” An electron-induced, vocabulary, eduTainment podcast for building your speech, confidence and brain-ceps. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/nerdwordpodcast/support ..read more
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Spoonerism, Malapropism, Mondegreen, Syllogism, Panglossian, Eponym
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
Ken Jennings, please join us again...for the first time, on our show. We'll come to yours! --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/nerdwordpodcast/support ..read more
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Prescient
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
"A prescient warning from someone commanding from Earth to the first humans to test the conditions of Proxima Centauri."  An electron-induced, vocabulary, eduTainment podcast for building your speech, confidence and brain-ceps. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/nerdwordpodcast/support ..read more
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Avuncular
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
See that strapping young man over there, smiling, waving?.. He’s just handing brochures- Such an avuncular young man, beaUtifully coiffed hair. I’m sure he could melt some cotton candy. What’s his name Dan? An electron-induced, vocabulary, eduTainment podcast for building your speech, confidence and brain-ceps. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/nerdwordpodcast/support ..read more
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Cantankerous
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
“It’s no shocker your ring finger is unoccupied.” “You know what, you’re right. The last guy had a proclivity for squeezing other peaches.” “Maybe it's your cantankerous behavior.“ An electron-induced, vocabulary, eduTainment podcast for building your speech, confidence and brain-ceps. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/nerdwordpodcast/support ..read more
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Avarice
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
Bobby, I appreciate your innovative nature, I think you should work on solving some real world problems, and not being so avarice. An electron-induced, vocabulary, eduTainment podcast for building your speech, confidence and brain-ceps. --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/nerdwordpodcast/support ..read more
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Perseverate
Nerd Word
by Revision Sound
2w ago
While you perseverate this kicking of that can, I’ll take my recess with the joy of finally finding a game where I can get away with pushing the other kids down. An electron-induced, vocabulary, eduTainment podcast for building your speech, confidence and brain-ceps. Support The Show: patreon.com/nerdword --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/nerdwordpodcast/support ..read more
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