Word of The Week

I’m bringing back my ‘Word’ posts……because I still love language and words.

Erudite

 ADJECTIVE
  • Having or showing great knowledge or learning.

    ‘Ken could turn any conversation into an erudite discussion’
    ‘she was very erudite’

Origin

Late Middle English: from Latin eruditus, past participle of erudire ‘instruct, train’ (based on rudis ‘rude, untrained’).

For the English Oxford Living Dictionaries link this was taken from and the correct pronunciation, click here.

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