Random Thought #8 Words… Wondrous Words!

Hello people of Earth!

Today I have for you… words! So for today post, I will be giving a lovely list of melodic, obscure, unique and/or interesting words and their definitions.

So without further ado…

N’joy!


1. Ailurophile

Cat lover

2. Clandestine

Covert or done secretly

3. Enigmatic

Difficult to understand, mysterious

4. Reprobate

An unprincipled person, a Scoundrel (often used humorously or affectionately

5. Panache

Flamboyant confidence of style and manner

6. Circumlocution

The use of many words where fewer would do, especially in a deliberate attempt to be vague or evasive. Example: “When you’ve finished your circumlocution, maybe you could just get to the point.”

7. Incandescent

Passionate

8. Adamant

refusing to be persuaded or to change one’s mind

9. Mellifluous

A sound that is sweet and smooth and pleasing to hear

10. Ineffable

Too great to be expressed in words

11. Heraeth

A homesickness for a home that you can’t return to or that never was

12. Sonorous

An imposingly deep and full sound

13. Serendipity

The chance occurrence of events in a beneficial way

14. Limerence

The state of being infatuated with another person

15. Ethereal

Extremely delicate, light, or not of this world

16. Petrichor

The pleasant earthy smell after rain

17. Iridescent

Producing a display of rainbow like colors

18. Epiphany

A moment of sudden realization

16. Vellichor

The strange wistfulness of bookshops

17. Supine

Laying with face upwards

19. Loquacious

tending to talk a great deal; talkative

20. Beatific

blissfully happy

21. Rapturous

characterized by, feeling, or expressing great pleasure or enthusiasm

22. Euphoria/c

a feeling or state of intense excitement and happiness

23. Doozy

something outstanding or unique of its kind

24. Virago

a domineering, violent, or bad-tempered woman

25. Bumfuzzle

To confuse

26. Shenanigans

secret or dishonest activity or maneuvering

27. Fetching

attractive

28. Nebbish

a person, especially a man, who is regarded as pitifully ineffectual, timid, or submissive

29. Epiphany

A sudden realization

30. Pompous

affectedly and irritatingly grand, solemn, or self-important.

31. Ruckus

a disturbance or commotion

32. Deedy

Effective, earnest

33. Dulcet

Sweet or soothing

34. Cyanic

Blue

35. Pilgarlic

a person regarded with mild or pretended contempt or pity

36. Mumpsimus

a traditional custom or notion adhered to although shown to be unreasonable. A person who obstinately adheres to unreasonable customs or notions.

37. Gobbledygook

language that is meaningless or is made unintelligible by excessive use of abstruse technical terms; nonsense.

37. Tmesis

the separation of parts of a compound word by an intervening word or words, heard mainly in informal speech (e.g., a whole nother story ; shove it back any-old-where in the pile ).

38. fidus Achates

Faithful Friend

39. Affable

friendly, good-natured, or easy to talk to

40. Amiable

Good-natured, Friendly and/or Pleasant

41. Gregarious

Fond of company, sociable

42. Genial

Friendly and cheerful. (Of air and climate): Pleasantly mild and warm

43. Congenial

(of a person): pleasant because of a personality, qualities, or interests that are similar to one’s own. (of a thing): pleasant or agreeable because suited to one’s taste or inclination.

44. Amenable

    1.    (of a person) open and responsive to suggestion; easily persuaded or controlled.

    2.    Susceptible or prone to

45. Acquiescent

ready to accept something without protest, or to do what someone else wants.

46. Subservient

prepared to obey others unquestioningly

47. Ingratiating

intended to gain approval or favor; sycophantic

48. Unctuous

(of a person) excessively or ingratiatingly flattering; oily.

49. Bliss

perfect happiness; great joy.

50. Blithe

showing a casual and cheerful indifference considered to be callous or improper

51. Drift

be carried slowly by a current of air or water.

52. Librocubitularist

A person who is fond of reading in bed

53. Scripturient

Having a strong urge to write

54. Monachopis

The subtle persistent feeling of being out of place

55. Onism

The frustration of being stuck in one body that inhabits only one place at a time


YAY FOR WORDS! Wonderful, magical words! I absolutely adore unique things and unique words are all the better. 😉 Anyway hope y’all enjoyed this lovely compilation!

Have an amazing morning/afternoon/evening/night! ;D

~RED ❤

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