The Globetrotter’s Glossary: Word of the Day is Treasonorous


Treasonorous (Adj.)

Variables: None.

Roots: Treason & Sonorous (Click on the links to find the meanings of the root words on Merriam-Webster Dictionary).

Definition: An issue which whenever taken up has the potential to escalate to treason.

Example: New to the university and the country, Ishmael wanted to offend or be noticed by both at the same time — treason he believed would work, and nothing could be more treasonorous than talking about Afzal Guru’s execution.


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