It is without saying that one must nurture their mind as well as their body in order to strive to be the best Stan they can be. That’s why I have been a loyal subscriber to Dictionary.com's Word of the Day.
Today’s Word of the Day is Akimbo, an adjective meaning “With hand on hip and elbow bent outward”. In order to share this word most properly with you, I turned to Linda Evangelista, the queen of akimbo arms, to visualize this most glorious of words.
Try using it in a sentence today, and feel free to email me your usage at your leisure.
My sentence is “While climbing the stairs at the Cannes Film Festival last year, Linda Evangelista turned to the paparazzi, her arms akimbo, to pose for the cameras.”