Word of the Day
- A clown; a rustic; a boor.
- A thick and heavy shoe.
According to the OED, the 'clod' portion of this word may be a variant of 'clot,' a mass or coagulation.
Quote of the DayScience is analytical, descriptive, informative. Man does not live by bread alone, but by science he attempts to do so. Hence the deadliness of all that is purely scientific.
- Eric Gill (1882–1940)