Five Fun Words You’ll Never Use

Silly post for the day. During my many writing journeys, I spend a good deal of my time in the glorious land known as Thesaurus. This is a mystical place where archaic words are resurrected and sold as ‘used regularly’, where tenuous links are redefined and where you can find some words I’m not even sure English knew it owned. I like to collect the wackier ones. Below are five of my favourites from my recent travels…bacchanalia polemics

henpeck

curmudgeonhendiadys

2 thoughts on “Five Fun Words You’ll Never Use

  1. yakinamac says:

    Ooh, I’ve never come across hendiadys before! Must try and find a way to crowbar that into a sentence – just as soon as I’m sure how to pronounce it…

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