Uphill Writing: Word of the Day  

Exegesis, N., [ek-si-jee-sis]

Definition:  Critical explanation or interpretation of a text or portion of a text.

Example:  His constant and unasked for exegesis of company policy finally became too much to take.

How will you use exegesis in a sentence today?

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