Word of the Day
"Yawp" - noun & verb [$10] a Mencken word
Yawp means (noun) 1. a harsh or course cry; loud raucous cry; 2. (US) foolish talk; (verb) 1. utter a yawp; 2. (US) talk foolishly; 3. talk continuously and noisily.
Sentence: The yawp on business news channels quickly becomes tiring: hit the mute button.