Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Wondrous Words Wednesday 7-22
Linking up some new to me words from a recent read. Wondrous Words Wednesday is hosted by Kathy at BermudaOnion's Weblog. It is a place to share words your discovered while reading or just to highlight words you like.
My words today are a few I found in Fifty Shades Freed, the 3rd in the Fifty Shades trilogy by E.L. James. There were a few others that I was unable to define, but I know all you word nerds would know them right away. NO...NO...not those kinds of words!! They were hyperbole and alacrity.
- a signature from a email.
CEO & Hoplophobe, Grey Enterprises Holding, Inc.
This word was not in my regular dictionary so I checked the Urban Dictionary.
hoplophobe - someone with an irrational fear off firearms.
hoplophobia -coined by Lt Jeff Cooper from the Greek hoplites, or warriors.
a conversation between Christian and Anastasia.
"Well, Mr. Grey, I'm glad one of us is punctilious.
punctilious adj very careful about behaving properly and doing things in a correct and accurate way.
What interesting or new to you words do you find in your reading?
Stay Busy and Stay Happy