Grant suggested this week's Word of the Week:
1. (Law) Equality; - sometimes written ovelty and ovealty.Hope you all have a better understanding of 'Owelty' is an use it in your common vernacular.
2. a lien created or a pecuniary sum paid by order of the court to effect an equitable partition of property (as in divorce) when such a partition in kind would be impossible, impracticable, or prejudicial to one of the parties <an owelty award>
3. Something unpaid. A debt, for example, is owing while it is unpaid, and Something unpaid. A debt, for example, is owing while it is unpaid, and whether it be due or not.
4. An Irish leprechaun covered with welts.
Here is Owelty in sign language:
Thanks GRANT for this week's word. And feel free to volunteer some of your favorite words for the next Word of the Week.
Previous Words of the Week: ALACRITY, BORBORYGMI, RECALCITRANT, TRANSMOGRIFY, BODACIOUS, THAUMATURGICALl, SWIMMINLY, WOOLGATHERING, WINDBROACH, SINECURE, NOMOPHOBIA, GASP, AGOG