Funstuff and Inspiration > What are Your Favorite Words???

Discussion in 'Funstuff and Inspiration' started by Ray Sison, Mar 10, 2010.

  1. sambanada

    sambanada Active Member

  2. pygmalion

    pygmalion Well-Known Member

    avuncular
     
  3. Amanda Coyle

    Amanda Coyle New Member

    diaphanous, adjective meaning transparent, gauzy

    example: 'As we stood behind the waterfall, the cascade of water formed a sort of diaphonous veil in front of us.'
     
  4. pygmalion

    pygmalion Well-Known Member

    ephemeral
     
  5. Amanda Coyle

    Amanda Coyle New Member

    yes, ephemeral, meaning bried, fleeting, short-lived (like an ephemeral first romance)

    a favorite of mine :)

    sambanada I also like swan
     
  6. Amanda Coyle

    Amanda Coyle New Member

    I meant brief, not bried!
     
  7. Ray Sison

    Ray Sison New Member

    apochryphal, or of dubiuous origin; spurious...
     
  8. Amanda Coyle

    Amanda Coyle New Member

    inchoate, adjective meaning in early, rudimentary stages (the pronunciation is 'in KOH ut', maybe something you don't expect)
     
  9. Amanda Coyle

    Amanda Coyle New Member

    indefatigable, adjective meaning incapable of being tired out; not yielding to fatigue; untiring.
     
  10. Ray Sison

    Ray Sison New Member

    didactic (intended to teach or instruct)
     
  11. sambanada

    sambanada Active Member

    hope, faith
     
  12. Ray Sison

    Ray Sison New Member

    felicitous (well-chosen, apropos, delightful)
     
  13. Amanda Coyle

    Amanda Coyle New Member

    feckless, adjective meaning lacking in purpose; careless, lazy

    irascible, adjective meaning easily angered, irritable
     
  14. Indiana_Jay

    Indiana_Jay Active Member

    borborygmi
     
  15. Ray Sison

    Ray Sison New Member

    gossamer, adroit, and encomium
     
  16. Peaches

    Peaches Well-Known Member

    wossname

    --ing
     
  17. sambanada

    sambanada Active Member

  18. Peaches

    Peaches Well-Known Member

    Most of the four-letter ones are particular friends of mine.
     
  19. Joyful Dancer

    Joyful Dancer New Member

    "My pleasure"... such a charming way to say "thank you"
     
  20. Ray Sison

    Ray Sison New Member

    Joyful Dancer, I agree! It's lovely! :p
     

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