one’s sphere of operations or particular area of interest.
area of interest or skill.
divide into two branches or forks.
work or activity that is wasteful or pointless but gives the appearance of having value.
a public project of questionable merit that typically involves political patronage and graft.
waste money or time on unnecessary or questionable projects.
a connoisseur; a discerning expert.
a person who has superior knowledge or understanding in a particular field.
tending to disappear; fleeting.
too great or extreme to be expressed or described in words.
not to be uttered.
ineffective or bungling; clumsy.
clumsy, inept, awkward, tactless.
the mistaken use of a word in place of a similar-sounding one, often with unintentionally amusing effect.
the substitution of an incorrect word for one with a similar sound, frequently to comic effect.
(An example of a malapropism: “Dad says the monster is just a pigment of my imagination. (figment)”)
talk casually, especially about unimportant matters; chatter.
to talk aimlessly, often at length.
a casual and leisurely conversation.
I hope you found some new/useful words from this batch!
See you next week, and thanks for stopping by!