dalles

Pronounced: dolls, noun

Notes: This is one of those words that I knew, but didn’t know that I knew


Yesterday’s word

The word politic means “tactful; shrewd”

First usage

Our word came into English in the mid-1400s

Background / Comments

Our word came from the Old French word politique (political), which came from the Latin word politicus (political), which came from the Greek word politikos, which came from polites (citizen), which came from polis (city).

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

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