Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Wondrous Words Wednesday

Wondrous Words Wednesday

1. inculpate- accuse or blame.

2. passant- (of an animal) represented as walking, with the right foot raised.

3. guilloche- an ornamental border formed of two or more bands that interlace to repeat  a circular design.


  1. Those are all new to me. Guilloche reminds me of the old Spirographs.

    1. Hi Kathy,

      I know exactly what you mean. I used to love Spirograph as a child, it was one of those toys of which I never tired, especially when I discovered the very large pens, which used to have multi-coloured nibs built in, so that I could change the colour of my design with the flick of a finger!

      Thanks for the memory,


  2. Hi Mary Ann,

    Whilst I know of the word inculcate, your word inculpate is completely new to me and came as a nice surprise.

    Thanks for sharing and enjoy the rest of your week.


  3. #1 was a word I knew but the others are new and love them both

  4. Bermudaonion- You're right! they do.

    Jane- You're welcome!

    Margot- It is.

    Yvonne- Thanks! you also.

    Lady In Read- Thank-you