Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Services | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
 
 
 

Word of the Day — July 7, 2012

July 6, 2012 - Scott Viau
Impunity — im-PEW-nit-ee — exemption from punishment, freedom from injurious consequences of an action

Example: "In the earlier N.Y. Times article about students' penchant for rampant drinking, it was stated that 'underage students eager to skirt the 21-&-over drinking law now travel to various Central American countries just so they can drink with impunity.'"

 
 
 

 

I am looking for:
in:
News, Blogs & Events Web