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A.Word.A.Day--flavor of the month

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flavor of the month (FLAY-vuhr ov the munth) noun

Something of transient interest.

"It's like you're the flavor of the month, and then it suddenly changes." Gordon Edes, He Was in it For the Long Haul, The Boston Globe, Mar 17, 2002.

This week's theme: terms with origins in food.


No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. -Eleanor Roosevelt, diplomat, author, and lecturer (1884-1962)

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