This is the first email I received when I got up this morning:
I couldn't have defined it better myself. For someone to do it in 1481? Remarkable in their foresight.A.Word.A.Day
with Anu Garg
1. Something showy but worthless.
2. Nonsense or rubbish.
3. Deceit; fraud; trickery.
ETYMOLOGY:From French tromper (to deceive). Earliest documented use: 1481.
This week’s theme
Words that appear to be coined after someone (but aren’t)