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Word of the Week: Razzle-dazzle

Apr 01, 2019
Word of the Week

razzle-dazzle [raz-uhl-daz-uhl]


Razzle-dazzle means showiness or brilliance.

April Fools’ is the perfect day to provide some razzle-dazzle to surprise your friends.

Rhyming compound based on dazzle

First used in 1890

The Word of the Week (WOW) program was inaugurated at the Muhlenberg School District in 2010 and for the past eight years, the school district, local community and beyond have been involved in promoting literacy through the Word of the Week (WOW) vocabulary initiative.

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