a list of terms in a special subject, field, or area of usage, with accompanying definitions.
such a list at the back of a book, explaining or defining difficult or unusual words and expressions used in the text.
Origin: 1350–1400;Middle Englishglossarye < Latinglōssarium difficult word requiring explanation < Greekglōssárion, diminutive of glôssa tongue, language; later taken as a collection of such words, by construing suffix as Latin-ārium-ary; cf. gloss2
an extraordinary or unusual thing, person, or event; an exceptional example or instance.
a printed punctuation mark (‽), available only in some typefaces, designed to combine the question mark (?) and the exclamation point (!), indicating a mixture of query and interjection, as after a rhetorical question.
a stew of meat, vegetables, potatoes, etc.
a children's mummer's parade, as on the Fourth of July, with prizes for the best costumes.