Root Word of the Day: VAPID

vapid (adj) – lifeless, dull, or bland; uninspiring
BREAKDOWN: VAP- (steam or mist) + -ID (that which is)
vapidity and vapidness both describe the lack of liveliness, flavor, taste, or force


This word is built on the root VAP-, which means steam or mist.
Common VAP- words include evaporation and vapor.
More esoteric VAP- words include devaporation and pervaporate.

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