Inspired by a recent game of Balderdash in Las Vegas (in which the rules were unclear and alcohol may have been involved) and in honor of the stupid GRE, DBlawg Introduces Words of the Day!

Vocabulary will be outlined along with specific, non-specific and totally ridiculous word definitions, sometimes little pictures will also be involved… I hope you enjoy:

Monday, July 13th, midnight:

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Filigree Delicate pieces of typically silver or gold wire as in jewelry, or something resembling that as in wedding cake!
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Penury – Balderdash definitions: 1) something to do with penises 2) the toilets and/or other restroom facilities provided in jail.

Actual definition: extreme poverty

anyone have a guess as to how this word is actually pronounced??

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Sagacious – Balderdash definition: saggy old lady boobs

Actual definition: having good judgment, sensible

Way to remember actual definition: Saggy old ladies tend to be fairly sensible

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Prescient – knowing things before they happen

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Ignominious – Balderdash definition: Bastards

Actual definition: deserving or causing public disgrace or shame

Way to remember actual definition: Ignominious bastards aka: probably some of my friends 😉

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