Oddities News Archive - July 09, 2003

Hot summer weather is setting records in Anchorage. The high of 84 degrees Tuesday set a new mark for July 8, breaking an 84-year-old record.

Word of the Day
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.