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Today's Word/phrase:

turbulent

experiencing a lot of movement

  • it looks as if we are in for some turbulent times due to the downturn in the economy

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Recent Words of the Day

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touch-and-go

dangerous or risky

  • Following the collapse of a major client, it was touch and go whether the company would survive.

to walk on eggshells

being careful what you say for fear of offending or upsetting people

  • She's in such a bad mood it's like walking on eggshells today!

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