Even though referring to her love of learning and literature as philology was obsolete, she still considered herself to be a Philologist.
Dictionary.com has a word a day app that I love accessing through my phone. I couldn't resist using today's word on this girl that I scribbled on a piece of scrap paper the other day.
I often scribble girls on the back of grocery lists, on envelopes, etc. and this girl was no exception.
Pan Pastels toned down her green face while still allowing a bit of the pattern to show through.
I've got lots of new favorite words now including:
Sciamachy - an act of fighting a shadow or an imaginary enemy
Perspicuous - clearly expressed or presented, lucid
Cockalorum - a self-important little man
Do you have a favorite unusual word??
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