DEFINITION: The quality of not being uniform and predictable; irregular,unstable, inconsistent.

MEANING: I am very fast at noticing every inconsistency in people’s thought patterns.

INCOGNITO (Adjective & Adverb)

MEANING: When a person has his or her true identity concealed; often with ulterior motive.

EXAMPLE: I didn’t recognize Chidinma when you approached me because she was incognito.


MEANING: Not able to understand; unintelligible.

EXAMPLE: Excuse me for a moment, Chukwu. I don’t mean to sound rude, but most of the things you’ve been saying are incomprehensible.

INNOCUOUS (Adjective)

MEANING: Harmless; producing no ill effect…

EXAMPLE: Obidiya’s intentions are so pure; so innocuous.

PUNGENT (Adjective)

MEANING: The quality of having a rather sharp taste or smell.

EXAMPLE: When I passed by the kitchen, I perceived a pungent smell of cooking stock fish.

LOQUACIOUS (Adjective)

MEANING: The tendency to talk too much; being talkative.

EXAMPLE: Why is Bimpe so loquacious for crying out loud?!


MEANING: Performed through a combination of efforts; by all concerned towards the actualization of set goals.

EXAMPLE: Here at, we make a continuous and concerted effort towards ensuring that the ultimate user experience is guaranteed.


MEANING: The predispositions or natural inclinations, propensities or a predilections to do certain things.

EXAMPLE: Ibe did his best to avoid Chioma’s proclivities for as long as their relationship lasted.

Amorous (Noun)

EXPLANATION: To be strongly moved by love especially in the sexual sense; lustful.

EXAMPLE: Why are teenagers typical amorous on Valentine’s Day?


MEANING: A strong feeling that something will happen.

EXAMPLE: On the day Chudi died in a plane crash, his sister warned him not to fly because she had a premonition about the event.

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