Evanescent Vanishing quickly, lasting a very short time. But, I still like this list and -most- of the comments you mean not all English words are English? Last edited on Apr 30 2014. Wow, you really are a Clever Person! Elision Dropping a sound or syllable in a word. In any case, I loved this list and many of the other suggestions. Scintilla A spark or very small thing. Yes, for me language is nothing to communicate, but rather a beautiful key to myself, my deepest thoughts, like a gift.
Another word I think needs renaming is blog. Visit my blog and let me know what you think? Riparian By the bank of a stream. I wanted to just put Lol! I knew the feeling of reading a poem rife with ancient, beautiful language, onomatopoetic words, and suddenly becoming aware of the incredibly pleasant warmth they leave behind. Get the hell out of my way, b! Summery Light, delicate or warm and sunny. A lovely sms wrongly received but appears appropriate for the wrong reciver I think all the comments about words coming from other languages are the result of a wrong perspective on language origins.
Of course English beign what it is the list could easily be the 1000 or even 10,000 long but another to consider. Last edited on Oct 05 2006. In electronics and particularly computing, a jumper is two or more connecting points that can be conveniently shorted together to setup or adjust a printed circuit board, such as a computer's motherboard. They don't speak German in Mexico. I mean, I also use words like dude and totally a lot. Mondegreen A slip of the ear. I agree with many of them though, and many more from the comments.
Wonderfull list of beatuiful words. Lagoon A small gulf or inlet. Which is why these 13 terms need to find their way back into everyday vocabulary — and society — stat. Last edited on Mar 14 2010. Last edited on Apr 24 2013. Moiety One of two equal parts.
For many people in our society, words are nothing than unprepossessing printed letters, just letters strung together, helping us to bring across a message, our needs and wants. However my favourite word is cleave as it is one of the autoopposites. I can't believe he married that bag bitch. Susquehanna A river in Pennsylvania. Last edited on Mar 07 2018. It rarely finds a mondegreen. It so sums up the kinds of folk it describes.
Ethereal Gaseous, invisible but detectable. I bagged the job I interviewed for! This is cool, you have some beautiful words in there. I know not a single soul — friend or kin — who does. Cynosure A focal point of admiration. Panacea A solution for all problems Panoply A complete set. Last edited on Aug 10 2002. The book is printed in large easy-to-read type, great for travel since you may start and stop on any page.
Their power and strength gently covering me like a warm blanket. That girl has a badonkadonk. Longest list of positive words that start with O letter in alphabetical order O. A perfume matching a delicate mood 4. I love seeing all of the suggestions.