Word of the Day

June 27, 2014

Millefleur is an adjective describing something as having an allover pattern of small flowers and plants.

Some of the Native American pottery I saw this past weekend at the Ag + Art Tour had a delicate, millefleur pattern stamped onto it.

Word of the Day

June 26, 2014

Scofflaw is a noun meaning either 1) a person who flouts the law, especially one who fails to pay fines owed, or 2) a person who flouts rules, conventions, or accepted practices.

President Obama is constantly criticized for being a scofflaw for his use of Executive Orders rather than going through the Legislative branch of government.