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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
adverb: In an indiscriminate manner.
Alteration of sweepstake, from sweep + stake, originally referring to the winner who takes all. Earliest documented use: 1599.
"I replied by falling swoopstake and cropneck* in love with them all, damn it, them all."
Kathleen Tynan; Tynan Letters; Vintage; 2012.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:In the face of suffering, one has no right to turn away, not to see. -Elie Wiesel, writer, Nobel laureate (b. 1928)