erudite : word of the day

The New York Times Book Design Review described famed designer, Paul Rand, as “erudite”. I had to look up the definition of the word. says “erudite” is “characterized by great knowledge; learned or scholarly”. Ah yes, Paul Rand was quite the eruditian. Now make sure you listen to the audio sample on You would not sound erudite by pronouncing “erudite” incorrectly.