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Word of the Day — May 8, 2013

May 9, 2013 - Scott Viau
draconian - drah-KOHN-ee-AN - harsh & severe laws

Example: "Joaquin Lopez Pagan in La Opinion de Murcia wrote in complain of housing laws in Spain: 'Hundreds of thousands of Spaniards have been evicted in the past five years, and because of our draconian finance laws, most of them are still expected to pay their arrears.'

 
 
 

 

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