Word of the Day; 2/15/18

Today’s Word of the day for February 15th, 2018, is “nebbish.”

 

Pronunciation: (NEB-ish)

 

Part of Speech: noun

 

Definition: a timid, meek, or ineffectual person

 

Did You Know: It derives from the Yiddish word, “nebekh,” which means, “poor” or “unfortunate.”

 

Sentence: Chloe was a bit of a nebbish on the first day of school when she didn’t know anybody. Now, she’s friends with almost everyone.

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