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


Stalingraduate (n.)

Variables: Stalingraduated (also Leningraduate/Leningraduated and Volgograduate/Volgograduated).

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

Definition: A person (usually a non-Russian) steeped in the politics, culture, and literature of Stalingrad in particular, and Russia in general.

Example: Being an institution of contradictions and a passionate Stalingraduate, Adolf would have defended Stalin at any world court and equally emphatically smuggled copies of Pasternak’s Doctor Zhivago, to the CIA.


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