Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The willow-warbler, Phylloscopus trochilus.


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • Then a couple other of them mealymouth sons of bitches turned around and looked at me and said maybe every grower ought to make out a list of who was working for him.

    The Convict and Other Stories

  • Egad, have you ever seen such a case of mealymouth ex BushCo as “We stand down on Rove / we stand by Jason Leopold”?

    Firedoglake » Cutting Through the Malarky


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.