Hey Mystics and Misfits 🖤
Today’s post is gonna be short + sweet.
So, I’m subscribed to a Word-of-the-Day email through Word Genius (wordgenius.com) and for some months whenever an email held a definition that struck me in a particular way, I’d take a screen shot and put the image in a folder labeled Vocab.
I'm going to share ten of theses words with you today, with definitions from the Word Genius website. I keep no set pattern to the type of words I save, so for this blog I simply put them in alphabetical order.
Here we go!
Aposematic (of coloration or markings) serving to warn or repel predators
Axiomatic self-evident or unquestionable
Caprice a sudden or unaccountable change of mood or behavior
Demonym a noun used to denote the natives or inhabitants of a particular country, state, city, etc. // descriptive term used by a writer as a pen name
Irenic aiming or aimed at peace
Legerity lightness in movement or action; nimbleness, agility; (later, also) flexibility of mind; mental agility // lack of weight or weightiness; lightness of touch or feeling
Mien a person’s look or manner, especially one of a particular kind indicating their character or mood
Personalia personal allusions, belongings, writings, information, etc.
Sempiternal eternal and unchanging; everlasting
Tensile relating to tension // capable of being drawn out or stretched
Well, as promised, that's all for me today. I think I may make a post like this whenever I save ten more words on my phone. I think that'd be fun! Anyway, I hope ya'll are doing well, and thank you so much for reading.