A Latin meaning “for form”. It’s used in the sense of making or carrying out a task in a perfunctory manner or as a formality. In the design business, you will see it
A noun that means decency, honor, and an observance only to the highest ethics. We remember it this way… Probity sounds like a “heavy” word to us, which makes us think of seriousness
This word is a more formal-sounding way to offer or to present for consideration or acceptance. In my head, I always say it with a British accent.
This term is a sophisticated way to discuss an item’s source or history, especially when collectors are searching for rare pieces on which to spend their cash. Usually, the more detailed the history
We’re not referring to the Cheetos and Mountain Dew you stockpiled for your summer camping trip. We’re talking about a different kind of provision, also known as a proviso,
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