Share this entry

Share this page

quidnunc

Saltos de línea: quid|nunc
Pronunciación: /ˈkwɪdnʌŋk
 
/

Definición de quidnunc en inglés:

sustantivo

archaic
An inquisitive and gossipy person.
Example sentences
  • Who can be found this quirky capital of curmudgeons and quidnuncs?
  • Being the nosiest person I know, a quidnunc by definition, I usually will do anything to find out something.
  • There will always be at least one quidnunc keen on telling you that your life lacks purpose.

Origen

early 18th century: from Latin quid nunc? 'what now?'.

Words that rhyme with quidnunc

chipmunkcyberpunk

Definición de quidnunc en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día emulous
Pronunciación: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something