Word of the Day – Feb. 26 – Captious

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Adjective: Captious  (KAP-shuss)

Definition:

1. Marked by an often ill-natured inclination to stress faults and raise objections.

2. Calculated to confuse, entrap, or entangle in argument.

Sample sentence: Befuddled by the captious question, the suspect broke down and confessed to the crime.

 

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