chops \CHAPS\ (noun) - (Jazz slang) The skill with which a jazz musician plays an instrument or sings. "Chops" refers especially to one's technique and fluidity with riffs, improvisations and melodic lines....Read More
confabulate \kehn-FAEB-yu-leyt\ (verb) - To chat, converse; (psychology) to fill lapses of memory with fabrications that one believes are facts.
"The old folks had a tendency to spend their evenings ...Read More
eldritch \EL-drich\ (adjective) - Weird, ghostly, unnatural, frightful, horrible.
"Cindy told an eldritch tale of being abducted by aliens, who took her to a disco on a nearby planet where they danced her ...Read More
touchstone \TECH-ston\ (noun) - A smooth, black stone (basanite) used to test the quality of gold and silver by the color of the streak produced by rubbing it across the precious metal; any test of ...Read More