May 29, 2014 ... Spice Up Your Vocabulary: Words Rarely Used. Jordan Lally. Sometimes daily
vocabulary can be boring. Here are words, from A to Z, that can ...
A by no means exhaustive list of rare, obscure, strange and sometimes funny
words and their ... Words that are used so seldom, you wonder who invented
them and why. ... hippopotomonstrosesquipedalian, Pertaining to extremely long
In other words, Apple's stock is cheap, and you should buy it. ... greater delay is
occasioned in cleaning up, and the amount of water used is much greater. ...... In
the family circle it was rarely adverted to, and never except when some allusion
Sep 26, 2009 ... Anglewitch – Obsolete word meaning a worm used as bait in fishing. Astrobleme
... Selcouth – Unfamiliar, rare, strange, marvelous, wonderful.
Make them part of your active vocabulary (the words that you use on a ...
Ragamuffin (noun) comes from the English that was used during the Middle Ages
cairn - a mound of stones or rocks, used as a marker, memorial or tomb; carcanet
.... gaffer - a word meaning both "old man" and "foreman"* its use as the ...
May 31, 2011 ... Wayne State University's Word Warriors have released their top ten words to
revive in 2011 . ... Citing the vast vocabulary available in English – the biggest in
the world, ... synonyms, but also worry about misusing a less-often used word. .....
in the effort, rarely if ever does a student fail because of a teacher...
Sorry if I supererogate my vocabulary, but you younkers among the alienism ..... If
“aerodrome” is rarely used, it must be because other words are being misused.
Jan 22, 2015 ... One of those words that sounds like it should mean what it means. .... since
probably no actual human being has ever used the word, but it should do. .... to
one's vocabulary”, or “to learn a word and then use it incessantly”.