Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

These words are taken from: Words That Make You Sound Smarter

1. Equanimity (n.) Mental or emotional stability or composure, especially under tension or strain.

2. Idiosyncratic (n.) A characteristic, habit, mannerism, or the like, that is peculiar to an individual.

3. Hedonist (n.) A person whose life is devoted to the pursuit of pleasure and self- gratification.

4 comments:

  1. Those are all familiar to me, but I never use them. I really need to make an effort to use more of my vocabulary.

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  2. I have to say. I probably couldn't pronounce these well. I am dumb that way.
    Thanks for stopping by my WOW this week.

    Mary

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  3. They're three of my favourite words! I don't use equanimity all that often, but would use the other two whenever the need arose.

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    1. Bermudaonion- I know , It's good to use it once in awhile.

      Mary- No, they are hard to pronounce.

      Louise- That's great!

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