WORD OF THE DAY:”affront”

1
:
to insult especially to the face by behavior or language
 
 
:
to cause offense to
 
:
to face in defiance : confront
 
:
to appear directly before
 
EXAMPLE:
He affronted us with his rude behavior and seeming indifference to our feelings.

WORD OF TEH DAY:”weald”

a wild or uncultivated usually upland region

 

EXAMPLE:

“Graham [Findlay] is a watercolour artist painting mainly landscapes around his home in the Weald of Kent.” — From an announcement in the Kentish Express, June 28, 2012