Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Taken from : Words that make you sound smarter.

1. Fait Accompli- n;  An accomplished fait, a thing already done.

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

3. Ennui- n; A feeling of utter weariness and discontent resulting from satiety or lack of interest.

5 comments:

  1. Hi Mama! I actually knew those from school! I guess it was worth having all those vocab lists drilled into my poor little head - LOL!

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  2. I know those words but never use them. I need to work on using more of my vocabulary.

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  3. Libby- good for you, glad you remembered them.

    Tea-Glad you came by.

    Bermudaonion- me too!

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  4. I know #1 and 3 from my French obsession- not that I'm fluent or anything. Ennui is such a wonderful concept. I would use these words and phrases from time to time.

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