tonya has looked up 40 words, created 4 lists, listed 477 words, written 10 comments, added 0 tags, and loved 9 words.

Comments by tonya

  • Hey, that's the same article that brought me here to this word! :)

    December 19, 2008

  • "All history was a palimpsest, scraped clean and reinscribed exactly as often as was necessary." 1984 by George Orwell

    October 7, 2008

  • I had totally forgotten how much I'd disliked the word felicity when I had first encountered it. I agree with pretty much all of these. (banal! ugh!)

    September 18, 2008

  • Something that hinders, engulfs, or overwhelms: a morass of detail.

    August 31, 2008

  • (esp. of children) easily upset and angered, often due to tiredness

    August 15, 2008

  • A paragon is peerless, but to paragon something is to compare or make it equal.

    August 14, 2008

  • But euphonium players must use the word "euphonious" to their advantage all the time...

    August 14, 2008

  • Execution of eloquence.

    August 9, 2008

  • "Don't be such a pussy cat!" is how I remember this :).

    August 9, 2008

  • I tend to not notice the first "u" and understand ingenious.

    August 8, 2008

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