Today I am using words from my last two Word of the Day emails from Merriam Webster. My reading has not provided me wondrous words lately. Share some wondrous words you have encountered then link up at Kathy's blog, BermudaOnion's Weblog.
Spending time with our great grandson provides many hours of delectation.
a device made of two flat pieces of wood fastened at one end so as to make a loud noise when used by an actor to strike a person
comedy stressing farce and horseplay; also : activity resembling slapstick
I knew the 2nd definition and probably deep in my brain even knew the first one. But my go to definition was slapstick as a kind of comedy.
When I think of slapstick comedy I think of the 3 Stooges.