a) ignorant, destitute of knowledge
b) churlish, miserly
c) neat, trim, well-dressed
d) conceited, self-important
Today's Featured Word: TEATABELLICALLY
at the tea-table, in familiar conversation at tea
...1768 nonce word obs.
FIRST DOCUMENTED USE
1768 - see EXAMPLE below
"...when I was a stripling the vast Pacific Ocean, commonly, yea,
vulgarly, not to say, news-paperrically, nor yet, teatabellically,
and moreover, among the speciallest species of ale-drinking..."
From: The Light of Nature Pursued
By: Abraham Tucker, 1768
Daily Word Quiz Answer
NESCIENT a) ignorant, destitute of knowledge ...1626