dissilient

Pronounced: dih-SIL-ee-uhnt, adj

Notes: A word that is new to me


Yesterday’s word

The word longlist means “a preliminary list of candidates, such as people, places, things, etc for a prize, job, etc from which a shortlist is compiled.

First usage

This word came into usage in the 1970s

Background / Comments

This word grew out of the word shortlist (which came about in the 1920s).

Published by Richard

Christian, lover-of-knowledge, Texan, and other things.

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