Word of the Day – June 18 – Esoteric

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Adjective: Esoteric  (es-uh-TAIR-ik)

Definition:

1. a: Designed for or understood by the specially initiated alone.

b: Requiring or exhibiting knowledge that is restricted to a small group;  difficult to understand.

2.  a: Limited to a small circle.

b. Private, confidential.

3. Of special, rare or unusual interest.

Sample sentence: Some of the terms used in the book were so esoteric that I had to look them up in a special glossary that really should have been appended to the book itself.

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