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Word of the day for January 18
pooh-pooh v
  1. (transitive) To dismiss idly with contempt or derision.
PointingHand.svg English author A. A. Milne, who created the character Winnie-the-Pooh in children’s story books, was born on this day in 1882.

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foreign word of the day

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Foreign word of the day  in Italian
saetta f, noun
  1. (archaic, literary) arrow
    1. (archaic, figuratively, poetic) sunbeam, ray
  2. thunderbolt, lightning
    1. (by extension) A very quick or restless person.
    2. (archaic, figuratively) nothing
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