cravat: Word of the day for June 20, 2017

cravat , n :
A wide fabric band worn as a necktie by men having long ends hanging in front, like an ascot tie.
(historical) A decorative fabric band or scarf worn around the neck by women.
(surgery) A bandage resembling a cravat, particularly a triangular bandage folded into a strip.
Paris Fashion Week for men’s fashion starts tomorrow in 2017.

weevil: Word of the day for June 18, 2017

weevil , n :
Any of several small herbivorous beetles in the superfamily Curculionoidea, many having a distinctive snout.
Any of several small herbivorous beetles in the family Curculionidae belonging to the superfamily Curculionoidea.
Any of several similar but more distantly related beetles such as the biscuit weevil (Stegobium paniceum).
(figuratively, derogatory) A loathsome person.