WORD OF THE WEEK (WOW) 5TH FEBRUARY 2016

Word of the Week is a weekly meme created by Heena Rathore P. It’s a fun way to learn new words every week.   To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Bucolic / byoo-kol-ik / adjective/ idyllically rustic relating to shepherds or herdsmen or devoted to raising sheep or cattle / noun/ a … Continue reading WORD OF THE WEEK (WOW) 5TH FEBRUARY 2016

Word of the Week (WOW) 6th December, 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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Funambulist /noun/ fyoo-nam-byuh-list / An acrobat who performs on a tightrope or slack rope Synonyms tightrope walker Origin Late 18th century: from French funambule orLatin funambulus (from funis ‘rope’ + ambulare‘to walk’) + -ist. Example sentences 1. She … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 6th December, 2015

Word of the Week (WOW) 22nd November, 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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Atelier / noun / atuh-lyey / plural noun: ateliers A studio especially for an artist or designer Synonyms artist’s workroom Origin late 17th century: from French, from … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 22nd November, 2015

Word of the Week (WOW) 6th October, 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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Astraphobia /noun/ as-truh-foh-bee-uh / 1 A morbid fear of thunder and lightning It is also known as astrapophobia, brontophobia, keraunophobia, or tonitrophobia. It is a treatable phobia that … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 6th October, 2015

Word of the Week (WOW) 13th September, 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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Orenda /noun/ or-en-da extraordinary invisible power believed by the Iroquois Indians to pervade in varying degrees all animate and inanimate natural objects … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 13th September, 2015

Word of the week (WOW) 6th September, 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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Dalliance /noun/ plural noun: dalliances 1. a casual romantic or sexual relationship. 2. an action that is not serious First use: 14th century … Continue reading Word of the week (WOW) 6th September, 2015

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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. 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 … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 30th August, 2015

Word of the Week (WOW) 27th 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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Vorfreude/ for-froi-duh/ noun the joyful, intense anticipation that comes from imagining future pleasures Etymology German vor- +‎ Freude For more new words check out … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 27th August, 2015

Word of the Week (WOW) 16th 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. To participate just make a post with your word and leave the link as a comment to Heena’s WOW post. Discombobulate \verb\dis-kom-BOB-yah-late\ 1. Cause to be confused emotionally Synonyms: bemuse, bewilder, throw 2. Be confusing or perplexing to; cause to be unable … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 16th August, 2015

Word of the Week (WOW) 19th July,2015

Word of the Week (WOW) is a weekly meme created by Heena Rathore P. . It’s a fun way to improve vocabulary by learning new words every week.       sempiternal \ adjective\ sem-pi-ˈtər-nəl \ 1. eternal and unchanging; everlasting. 2. of never-ending duration Examples: 1. “the sempiternal sadness of the industrial background” 2. “And the future was something she dare not think about, … Continue reading Word of the Week (WOW) 19th July,2015