The last obscure English word for 2018 is griskin.
It’s the lean part of a pork loin, thought to have originated perhaps in the seventeenth century from dialectical ‘gris’, itself derived from Old Norse ‘griss’, meaning pig.
There are more words coming in 2019. Watch this space!
Your challenge right now: write a sentence or two in the comments using this word.
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