adj. Of or relating to an egg cell. Mr Dixon,..took on to ask of Mr Mulligan himself whether his incipient ventripotence,..betokened an ovoblastic gestation in the prostatic utricle. Ulysses, James … Continue Reading ⇒


Noun. An obstreperous mouth. Hark! Shut your obstropolos. – Ulysses, James Joyce (1922)  Leave it to the OED to give you a definition that you probably need to look up. Obstreperous: adj. … Continue Reading ⇒