Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 01/24/17 Jurisprudence

Jurisprudence (noun)
jurisprudence [joo r-is-prood-ns, joo r-is-prood-]

1. the science or philosophy of law.
2. a body or system of laws.
3. a department of law: medical jurisprudence.
4. Civil Law. decisions of courts, especially of reviewing tribunals.

See more synonyms on

Origin: 1620-30; < Latin jūris prūdentia knowledge of the law. See jus, prudence

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
Tags: daily: word of the day

  • daily count to...

    Dreamy! You're up for the 27th! Good luck with making words!

  • Daily Count Challenge - August!

    Awesome August Articulation!!! Who is up for the daily count challenge? Comment here and we'll put you on the list! It's as simple as stepping up…

  • Daily Count

    Well, I spent half the night up being sick, but still managed to get words in (despite a nap and a visit to Urgent Care and still not feeling well).…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded