Archive for the 'WoW Word of the Week' Category

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WoW Word of the Week: ludic

Sunday, April 5th, 2009

ludic

\LOO-dik\, adjective

Of or relating to play; characterized by play; playful.

Example: I logged in last night feeling quite ludic, but no one wanted to entertain me. :(


wwotwWoW Word of the Week is my weekly Sunday post to encourage the expansion of the average WoW player’s vocabulary beyond “noob”, “pwnd” and “FAIL”. The WWOTW will be used in every other post this week, and I urge you to use it as well!

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WoW Word of the Week: vacuous

Sunday, March 29th, 2009

vacuous

\VAK-yoo-uhs\, adjective

1. showing no intelligence or thought
2. having no meaning or direction; empty

Example: The reason I avoid PUGs is because often both the members and the group as a whole can be quite vacuous.


wwotwWoW Word of the Week is my weekly Sunday post to encourage the expansion of the average WoW player’s vocabulary beyond “noob”, “pwnd” and “FAIL”. The WWOTW will be used in every other post this week, and I urge you to use it as well!

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WoW Word of the Week: froword

Sunday, March 22nd, 2009

froword

\FROH-werd\, adjective

not easily managed; contrary

Example: Sartharion +3 drakes is quite a froward battle.


wwotwWoW Word of the Week is my weekly Sunday post to encourage the expansion of the average WoW player’s vocabulary beyond “noob”, “pwnd” and “FAIL”. The WWOTW will be used in every other post this week, and I urge you to use it as well!

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WoW Word of the Week: scintilla

Sunday, March 15th, 2009

scintilla

\sin-TIL-uh\, noun

A tiny or scarcely detectable amount; the slightest particle; a trace; a spark.

Example: I haven’t a scintilla of doubt that we’ll get Sarth and his 3 drakes down this week!


wwotwWoW Word of the Week is my weekly Sunday post to encourage the expansion of the average WoW player’s vocabulary beyond “noob”, “pwnd” and “FAIL”. The WWOTW will be used in every other post this week, and I urge you to use it as well!

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WoW Word of the Week: quash

Sunday, March 8th, 2009

quash

\kwosh\, verb

1. to put down or suppress completely; quell; subdue: to quash a rebellion.
2. to make void, annul, or set aside (a law, indictment, decision, etc.)

Example: When our new raid member announced he’d never seen the Heigan fight before, he quashed our last bit of hope for getting [The Undying] that night.


wwotwWoW Word of the Week is my weekly Sunday post to encourage the expansion of the average WoW player’s vocabulary beyond “noob”, “pwnd” and “FAIL”.  The WWOTW will be used in every other post this week, and I urge you to use it as well!