Word of the Week (WOW) 30th August, 2015

Word of the Week is a weekly meme created by Heena Rathore P. It’s a fun way to learn new words every week.

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To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post.

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Nyctophilia \noun \nict-o-fill-e-a

The love of darkness or night, or feeling like you belong in the dark. 
Usually applies to those who often feel sadness!

Examples

Sitting in the corner of a dark room and feeling comfortable “nyctophilia”

Word Origin

nycto- ‘night’

For more new words check out Heena’ page
Word Treasure

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