Definition: (adjective) Resembling or made to resemble leather; tough but pliable. Synonyms: leatherlike. Usage: Natalie ran her fingers lightly across the plant's large, coriaceous leaves. Discuss
« The problem with political jokes is they get elected. »
Wilhelm Busch(1832 – 1908), deutscher Zeichner, Maler und Schriftsteller
There are certain narrow, unimaginative, and autocratic old people who seem to call out the most mischievous, and sometimes the worst traits in children. Discuss
Definition: (noun) An art movement in sculpture and painting that began in the 1950s and emphasized extreme simplification of form and color. Synonyms: reductivism. Usage: The sculpture—simply a perfect sphere—must have been created at the height of minimalism. Discuss
adjective: Having a large belly: fat.
Definition: (adjective) Suggesting human characteristics for animals or inanimate things. Synonyms: humanlike. Usage: My comic strip features an anthropomorphous frog that walks upright, wears a bowtie and vest, and speaks only in rhyming couplets. Discuss