Word of the Day – Mouchard

By August 23, 2017Word of the Day

Mouchard (noun)


an undercover agent or investigator, a police spy.

From French mouchard police spy, person who spies on someone from mouche fly + -ard.

Example sentences

“He’s convinced she’s put a mouchard on his tail.”

Word of the Day – Itinerant

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Itinerant (adj) (noun)


Travelling from place to place. / A person who travels from place to place.

Late 16th century (used to describe a judge travelling on a circuit): from late Latin itinerant- ‘travelling’, from the verb itinerari, from Latin iter, itiner- ‘journey, road’.

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