today's wwftd is... snaffled
- the worthless word for the day is: snaffled
[cf. snaffle]Brit. : snatched"But Ilya could tell by a glance down the page that thishad, at one time, been somebody, somebody snaffledup in the purges of 1936, too important or favored tokill, thus consigned to the [Gulag], a nonperson."
- Alan Furst, Night Soldiers (1988)