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Word of the Day — November 10, 2012

November 12, 2012 - Scott Viau
Persona non grata — per-SOHN-uh nahn GRAH-tah — an unacceptable or unwelcome person

Example: "James Surowiecki, in his N.Y. Times column, said: 'There's no doubt that Obama is unpopular on Wall Street, where he's persona non grata, thanks to his push for financial reform and his rhetorical sallies against fat-cat bankers.'"

 
 
 

 

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