Views in the last 7 days
Sunday, December 13, 2015
matutinal: Word of the Day
Dec. 13, 2015
1. Relating to or occurring in the morning; early.
2. pertaining to or occurring in the morning; early in the day.
Get up early and wash your face in the
May Day dew; it will make your skin beautiful and your heart pure.
-- Ray Murphy,
ultimately can be traced to
, "goddess of dawn." The adjective entered English in the mid-1600s.
More From Dictionary.com
Submit a favorite word for a chance to win!
Submit your favorite word to be a future Word of the Day
Our iPhone App
Our award-winning iPhone app just got better
Dictionary.com's new word game for iOS
Follow Dictionary.com on
You are subscribed to the
Word of the Day as:
Subscriber since: December 11, 2015
555 12th Street
Oakland CA 94607
Share to Twitter
Share to Facebook
Share to Pinterest
Post a Comment
Post Comments (Atom)