#ESLWOD : bona fide, n.

bona fide \BOH-nah FEE-des\, noun:

1. Good faith; the state of being exactly as claims or appearances indicate.
2. (Sometimes italics) (used with a plural verb) the official papers, documents, or other items that prove authenticity, legitimacy, etc., as of a person or enterprise; credentials.

#ESLWOD : spring equinox

Noun 1. spring equinox - March 21spring equinox– March 21

Mar, March – the month following February and preceding April
equinox – either of two times of the year when the sun crosses the plane of the earth’s equator and day and night are of equal length
Noruz, Nowrooz, Nowruz – (Persian) the new year holiday in Iran and Azerbaijan and Afghanistan and Pakistan and parts of India and among the Kurds; comes at the vernal equinox
spring, springtime – the season of growth; “the emerging buds were a sure sign of spring”; “he will hold office until the spring of next year”

#ESLWOD : flabbergast, v.

flab·ber·gast Listen to audio/ˈflæbɚˌgæst, Brit ˈflæbəˌgɑ:st/ verb

flab·ber·gasts; flab·ber·gast·ed;flab·ber·gast·ing

[+ obj] : to shock or surprise (someone) very much
▪ It flabbergasts me to see how many people still support them. — often used as (be) flabbergasted ▪ We were flabbergasted by/at the news that he’d won the game.
— flabbergasting adjective [more flabbergasting; most flabbergasting]
▪ flabbergasting news
I am so flabbergasted by the snow today!

#ESLWOD : leprechaun, n.

lep•re•chaun  /ˈlɛprəˌkɑ:n

plural lep•re•chauns

[count] a creature in old Irish stories that looks like a very small man

— lep•re•chaun•ish adjectiveOrigin of LEPRECHAUN: Irish leipreachán

First Known Use: 1604

Synonyms: brownie, dwarf, elf, faerie (also faery), fay, gnome, goblin, gremlin, hobgoblin, kobold, fairy, pixie (also pixy), puck, sprite, troll

According to legend, if you catch a leprechaun he will show you where treasure is hidden.

#ESLWOD : speechless, adj.


  1. Unable to speak, esp. as the temporary result of shock or some strong emotion.
  2. Unable to be expressed in words: “speechless passion”.
mute – voiceless – silent – tongue-tied – inarticulate
#ESLWOD speechless, adj.