Morning Exercise 7-8-14: Word “Diffuse”
Start with the word of the day from the New York Times.
diffuse •\di-ˈfyüs\• adjective and verb
adjective: spread out; not concentrated in one place
adjective: lacking conciseness
adjective: (of light) transmitted from a broad light source or reflected
verb: move outward
verb: spread through
verb: cause to become widely known
How does anyone ever learn this crazy language?
“Stand back! It’s a bomb!”
“Quick, someone di-ˈfyüs it!”
Huh? “Okay. If you insist …”