Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Wondrous Words Wednesday


Wondrous Words Wednesday

1. flummoxed-To confuse; perplex "he was completely flummoxed by the question."

2. logorrhea-n. An excessive flow of words.

3 comments:

  1. I used to have a great aunt who loved to say, "Oh dear, I am completely flummoxed!." It was always said very dramatically. As children, we would mimic her at times (not to her face) in strange circumstances. We didn't really know what the word meant. Thanks for the memory.

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  2. I've seen logorrhea before but didn't know its meaning and can't figure out how to pronounce it. Thanks for playing along!

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  3. Margot- So glad the word brought back memories.

    bermudaonion- you're welcome, I enjoy learning new words.

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