forex , n :
Short for foreign exchange.
On this day in 1944, the Bretton Woods agreement was signed, establishing rules, institutions, and procedures to regulate the international monetary system.
bluff out , v :
(transitive) To deceive (someone) in order to convince them to give up.
lucre , n :
Money, riches, or wealth, especially when seen as having a corrupting effect or causing greed, or obtained in an underhanded manner.
crowd in on , v :
(transitive, idiomatic) To join when not wanted; to force one’s way into a situation where one is unwelcome.
prowess , n :
(uncountable) Skillfulness and manual ability; adroitness or dexterity.
(uncountable) Distinguished bravery or courage, especially in battle; heroism.
(countable) An act of prowess.
An act of adroitness or dexterity.
An act of distinguished bravery or courage; a heroic deed.
emoji , n :
A digital graphic icon with a unique code point used to represent a concept or object, originally used in Japanese text messaging but since adopted internationally in other contexts such as social media.
Today is unofficially celebrated as World Emoji Day.
champagne , n :
(countable, uncountable) A sparkling white wine made from a blend of grapes, especially Chardonnay and pinot, produced in Champagne, France, by the méthode champenoise.
(countable, uncountable, informal) Any sparkling wine made with the méthode champenoise.
(countable, uncountable, informal) Any sparkling white wine.
(countable) A glass of champagne.
(countable) A very pale brownish-gold colour, similar to that of champagne.
Allez Les Bleus! France won the 2018 FIFA World Cup 4–2 against Croatia at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, yesterday.