Word of the Day

A new word daily from Merriam-Webster


This shortcut pulls the word of the day from Merriam-Webster.com. It can even be run from your Watch if you configure it as a Siri shortcut.

This shortcut also incorporates the UpdateKit shortcut so you can receive a notification to download a new version when I make updates to this shortcut.

Keywords: words, language, learning, Merriam-Webster, RoutineKit

Supports: RoutineKit, UpdateKit

Compatibility: iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, HomePod

Latest Release Notes

1.2 - Jan. 30, 2019, 9:32 p.m.

Cleans up the code a bit and better supports being called from another shortcut (such as RoutineKit) that may want to use the output as Markdown. Also, output the text at the end to suppress UpdateKits version info.

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