Tag Archives: Word of the day
Chrysalism: The amniotic tranquility of being indoors during a thunderstorm. Here are 22 more “Emotions People Feel But Can’t Explain”, courtesy of Kurt Harden.
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 … Continue reading
A new feature here at SVU. perspicacity [pur-spi-kas-i-tee] noun 1. keenness of mental perception and understanding; discernment; penetration. 2. Archaic. keen vision. Came accross this word while reading today. Never heard of it before.