Nov 08 2012

Word of the Day – Catawampus and Argufy

Posted by Mathias in General Things, Writing Style

cat·a·wam·pus
[kat-uh-wom-puhs] Show IPA Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.

adjective
1. askew; awry.

2. positioned diagonally; cater-cornered.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/catawampus

argufy verb \ˈär-gyə-ˌfī\

Definition of ARGUFY
transitive verb
: dispute, debate
intransitive verb
: wrangle

- ar·gu·fi·er noun

http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/argufy

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