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  • There are six performers, three men and three women, all acrobat-dancer-actors; but their wowsome feats were in the service of a very sweet, funny and earnest story of life in the big city.


  • Often used by those appearing in property porn to describe feelings of surprise, delight, despair, concern, happiness, indifference, unhappiness or scorn, and is ascribed to buildings which are as likely to be too far below their price range as they are too far above, and as ugly as they are er ... wowsome.

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