Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Whimsical Word of the Week

Bailiwick (n.)

one's sphere of operations or particular area of interest.
Example: The English teacher refused to teach mathematics; it just wasn't in her bailiwick.

2 comments:

  1. As always, I learn something new about language when i read these. I had a completely different idea of bailiwick. :-)

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    1. I know what you mean, Mitty; I learn a lot from gathering these words!

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