'Two-bit' — Video Word of the Day 3/15/2019

Learn the meaning and history of 'two-bit' in our new video series with TIME


play two bit word of the day
7,454 views
Our Word of the Day for March 15, 2019 is two-bit, an adjective meaning "cheap, trivial, or petty."

Presented as part of the Merriam-Webster and TIME Word of the Day partnership.

Comments

Up Next

Autoplay
play video ghost words
Ghost Word

 

284,804 views

play serial comma
The Serial Comma

 

427,623 views

play hot mess
Hot Mess

 

143,995 views

play mrs malaprop
Malaprop

 

82,178 views

play alright allright video
Alright vs. All Right

 

119,041 views

play sneaked vs snuck video
Sneaked vs. Snuck

 

50,158 views

play further vs farther video
Further vs. Farther

 

39,930 views

play video lay vs lie
Lay vs. Lie

 

308,086 views

play fun funner funnest
Fun, Funner, Funnest

 

246,765 views

play video old school grammar humorsome
Old-School Grammar

 

234,347 views

play video schwa
Schwa

 

142,996 views

play video cynic
Cynic

 

32,307 views

play video ie vs eg
i.e. vs. e.g.

 

148,819 views

play video its vs its
Its vs. It's

 

70,960 views

play video between you and i or me
I vs. Me

 

55,708 views

play video literally
Literally

 

372,822 views

play video soup vs soop
Soop vs. Soup

 

64,269 views

play video hopefully
Hopefully

 

83,284 views

play video who vs whom
Who vs. Whom

 

64,090 views

play video resuscitate stricken icon condolences rip and other words that spiked when michael jackson died
Michael Jackson

 

27,542 views

play video affect vs effect
Affect vs. Effect

 

78,197 views