November 20, 2012
by Angela

Word of the Week: Gratuitous

Today’s “Word of the Week” is gratuitous.  According to The Merriam-Webster Dictionary, gratuitous means “unwarranted.”  Similarly, Merriam-Webster’s Vocabulary Builder notes that gratuitous means “not called for by the circumstances” (509).  Furthermore, something that is gratuitous can be positive or negative.  … Continue reading