Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Wondrous Words Wednesday


Wondrous words Wednesday

1. Piquant- adj. having a pleasantly sharp taste or appetizing flavor, pleasantly stimulating or exciting to the mind.

2. Harquebus- from dutch(haakbus) meaning "hook gun". An early muzzle loaded firearm.

3 comments:

  1. I'm pretty sure I've seen piquant before but I never knew what it meant. I don't know how to pronounce it either.

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  2. Harquebus is such a unique word! Thanks for sharing.

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  3. Bermudaonion- It is a little tricky to pronounce.

    Julie- glad to.

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