Word Of The Day

As I wrapped up reading Father Elijah today, I came accross a word with which I was not familar.

atavistic
[ ˌatəˈvistik ]
ADJECTIVE
relating to or characterized by reversion to something ancient or ancestral:
“atavistic fears and instincts”
Thank you to:  © Oxford University Press

Maybe easier to understand here.

About Ray V.

Living in Aiken, South Carolina, USA, I like to share what I am looking at, thinking about or listening to. I refer to this as the view out my window. Thanks for stopping by.
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1 Response to Word Of The Day

  1. Thank you for doing these. To be enlightened in the am gives one a brave face 🙂
    annmarie:)

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