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Adorbs new words added to OxfordDictionaries.com – WDYT?

 

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Word of the day abjure
Pronunciation: abˈjo͝or
verb
solemnly renounce (a belief, cause, or claim)

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The language of chess

 

Although the game itself may be viewed as the domain of grandmasters, child geniuses, and computer boffins, the language…