Word of the Day

Word of the Day: Ataraxia
 
Pronunciation: /at-uh-rak-see-uh/
 
Definition: (noun)
 
1) a state of freedom from emotional disturbance and anxiety; tranquillity.
 
Etymology: 1595-1605; < Latin < Greek: calmness, equivalent to atarák (tos) unmoved ( a- a-6+ tarak-, variant stem of tarássein to disturb + -tos verbid suffix) + -s (is) -sis + -ia -ia

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