The Daily Mining Gazettehttp://www.mininggazette.comTop Blogsen-usMon, 3 Aug 2015 00:19:11 EDTMon, 3 Aug 2015 00:19:11 EDT of the Day - May 30, 2013,-2013.htmlarch - arch - deliberately or affectedly playful & teasing <P> Example: "Emily Nussbsum's review of the TV 'Behind the Candelebra' biopic said, 'There are scenes, particularly during the breakup between Liberace & his latest love, that will be...Fri, 31 May 2013 19:57:24 EDTWord of the Day - May 29, 2013,-2013.htmlsalmagundi - sal-mah-goon-dee - a dish of chopped meat, anchovies, eggs, onions, seasoning; often used to denote any general mix or a miscellaneous collection <P> Example: "A New Yorker description of actor Colin Quinn's Broadway monologue,...Fri, 31 May 2013 19:57:06 EDTWord of the Day - May 28, 2013,-2013.htmlechelon - ETCH-ih-LOHN - a level or rank in an organization, profession, or society <P> Example: "According to Ross Sorkin in the NY Times, regarding women who made it 'to the top' in their chosen professions, 'Mrs.Fri, 31 May 2013 19:56:28 EDTWord of the Day - May 27, 2013,-2013.htmlephemora - ee-FEM-oh-RAH - things that exist or are enjoyed for only a short time <P> Example: "Photographer Arne Svenson has joy in photographing through the windows of a large apartment building across from where he lives; his apartment is a...Fri, 31 May 2013 19:55:48 EDTWord of the Day - May 26, 2013,-2013.htmldithering - DITH-er-ING - indecisiveness <P> Example: "David Denby of the NYorker wrote about the completely scripted movie 'Before Midnight': 'For me, the clarity and the force of scripted exchanges are much more satisfying than the...Mon, 27 May 2013 19:37:07 EDT