Words of the Week:
Guess where I found these?
malodorous, adj., the scent of the state of Hamlet’s Denmark
imbroglio, n., an extremely confused, complicated or embarrassing situation
impeach, v., to impede or hinder; to charge with misconduct
culpability, n., responsibility for wrongdoing or a fault
disoblige, v., offend someone by not acting according to their wishes
gibbet, v., to hang a body on a gallows as a deterrent
scion, n., descendant of a noble family
miscreant, n., a person who behaves badly or breaks the law
irenic, adj., aimed at peace
anodyne, adj., not likely to cause dissent or offense; n., a painkilling medicine
knacker, v., to tire someone out.