Word of the Day – Aug. 19 – Vestige

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Vestige  (VESS-tij)

Definition:

1: a: A trace, mark, or visible sign left by something (such as an ancient city or a condition or practice) vanished or lost.

b: The smallest quantity or trace.

2: A bodily part or organ that is small and degenerate or imperfectly developed in comparison to one more fully developed in an earlier stage of the individual, in a past generation, or in closely related forms.

Example sentence: There was not a vestige of doubt in the jurors’ minds that the defendant was guilty.

 

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