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


Arguerilla (N.)

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Roots: Arguer & Guerilla (Click on the links to find the meanings of the root words on Merriam Webster Dictionary).

Definition: A person who engages in an irregular form of argumentation, usually through strategies of intimidation or sabotage, often being in the minority.

Example: Each night, the host of the Bruise Hour debate launched his arguerilla warfare tactics, and instead of taking in the views of his panelists, he would make the studio resound with his own voice, often around empty chairs which he would place for panelists refusing to come to his show.


Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon Bureau

Coldnoon (International Journal of Travel Writing & Travelling Cultures) is one of the largest online literary magazines published from Asia. It has published authors from all over the world, largely from India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, Russia, United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Brazil, Uruguay, Peru, among others.