Word of the Day

April 23, 2014

Exegesis is a noun meaning exposition, explanation, especially an explanation or critical interpretation of a text.

The audience’s attention waned an hour into the speaker’s long-winded exegesis on why she believed ‘Romeo and Juliet’ was not as great of a story as people claim it is.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s