Saturday, April 14, 2012

Daily Words: Week 15

Day 99!!!
The word is...

lithe
[lahyth]
adjective.
bending readily; flexible

Found: After by Jane Hirshfield


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ANNND...Day 100!
The word is:

voluble
[vol-yuh-buhl]
adjective.
characterized by a ready and continuous flow of words; fluent

Found: After by Jane Hirshfield

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Day 101.
The word is...

ineluctable
[in-i-luhk-tuh-buhl]
adjective.
incapable of being evaded; inescapable
(especially in the instance of fate)

Found: After by Jane Hirshfield

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Day 102.
The word is...

wharf
[hwawrf, wawrf]
noun.
a structure built on the shore of or projecting into a harbor, stream, etc., so that vessels may be moored alongside to load or unload or to lie at rest; quay; pier.
-or-
a riverbank; seashore

Found: Narrative by Frederick Douglass

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Day 103.
The word is...

dolorous
[dol-er-uhs, doh-ler-]
adjective.
full of, expressing, or causing pain or sorrow; mournful

Found: After  by Jane Hirshfield

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Day 104.
The word is...

capacious
[kuh-pey-shuhs]
adjective.
capable of holding much; spacious or roomy

Found: After by Jane Hirshfield

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Day 105.
The word is...

impudence
[im-pyuh-duhns]
noun.
lack of modesty; shamelessness

Found: Troy

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--Emily