Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Wonderous Words Wednesday



Velocemente!

Italian adverb

quickly; rapidly

From the book The Swimming Pool (page 5) by Holly LeCraw.



5 comments:

  1. Hi!
    Wow, that's a long word. Thanks for sharing the meaning. Have a great day!

    Sherrie
    Just Books
    http://sherriesbooks.blogspot.com/2011/03/wondrous-words-wednesday.html

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  2. I guess that's where we got the word velocity. Thanks for playing along.

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  3. Good one. I wonder how it was used in the sentence.

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  4. As bermudaonion mentions...I would have guessed the meaning because of "velocity." Good pick!

    Here are my words: http://myreadersblock.blogspot.com/2011/03/wondrous-words-wednesday_16.html

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  5. Sherrie- that is a long word, have a great day too!

    Bermudaonion- You're probably right about that.

    Margot- Here's the sentence: Toni would just hand the baby over as quickly as she could, Velocemente!

    Bev Hankins- Thanks!

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