Word Trivia Word Trivia is a free service of FreeThesaurus.com https://www.freethesaurus.com en-us Farlex, Inc. Mon, 20 Jan 2020 05:00:00 GMT 360 Word Trivia https://www.freethesaurus.com http://img.tfd.com/modules/thm_trivia.png 120 60 Mon, 20 Jan 2020 05:00:00 GMT oyster https://www.freethesaurus.com/oyster //www.freethesaurus.com/oyster#2020 oysterage - An oyster bed. More...

ostracine - The adjective form of oyster. More...

oyster - From the Greek word ostreon, etymologically an allusion to its shell, from the Indo-European base ost-, "bone." More...

fornix - The upper shell of an oyster. More...

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Sun, 19 Jan 2020 05:00:00 GMT insertion https://www.freethesaurus.com/insertion //www.freethesaurus.com/insertion#2020 graft, splice - A graft is one thing attached to another by insertion or implantation so it becomes part of it; a splice is the joining of two things end-to-end to make a new whole. More...

pilot hole - A small hole drilled or hammered for the insertion of a nail or screw, or for drilling a larger hole. More...

punctuate, punctuation - Punctuate—which first meant "point out"—and punctuation are from Latin punctus, "prick, point"; the present-day meaning comes from the insertion of "points" or dots into written texts to indicate pauses (once called "pointing"). More...

insert, insertion - The Latin elements in- and serere, "to join, plant," are part of insert and insertion. More...

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Sat, 18 Jan 2020 05:00:00 GMT unexpected https://www.freethesaurus.com/unexpected //www.freethesaurus.com/unexpected#2020 visit, visitation - A visit is an instance of visiting; a visitation is an act of visiting, and carries the connotation of an unexpected or undesired occurrence. More...

October surprise - An unexpected, but popular, political act made just prior to a November election, in an attempt to win votes. More...

off the wall - Alludes to squash or handball, when a shot comes off the wall at an unexpected or erratic angle. More...

wrong-foot - To disconcert by doing something unexpected. More...

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