Word of the Day: Boggle
Boggle (bŏg’əl) means to hesitate or shy away. It can also refer to a situation where something is overcome by fright or astonishment; hence why people say “it boggles the mind.”
Aside from the equivalence between abortion and Nazi death camps, the idea that Roe v. Wade is responsible for immigration — the mind boggles. (NY Times)
IBM and a Swiss team are undertaking a project that will boggle the mind, literally. The teams plan on creating the world’s first computer-based model of the human brain, an effort that will require a supercomputer capable of functioning at more than one teraflop. (USA Today)
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