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abstemious

abstemious – sparing in eating & drinking; characterized by abstinence: 'an abstemious life'; sparing: 'an abstemious diet'.

Dictionary.com’s Word of the Day - cline - Linguistics. (in systemic linguistics) a scale of continuous gradati...

(in systemic linguistics) a scale of continuous gradation; the gradual change in certain characteristics exhibited by members of a series of adjacent populations of organisms of the same species.

. #WordOfTheDay - SCHLEMIEL Awkward & unlucky person for whom things never turn out right - http://pinterest.com/pin/AwRbfgAQQOADRreQgpAAAAA/?s=3&m=twitter

SCHLEMIEL Awkward & unlucky person for whom things never turn out right Learned this from "Laverne and Shirley" lol.

Dictionary.com’s Word of the Day - convive - an eating or drinking companion; fellow diner or drinker.

Origin Convive is derived from the Latin word convīva meaning "table-companion, guest.

Pinning this because I knew what it meant before I looked at the meaning.  It's also the word 'word' in Spanish.

Pinning this because I knew what it meant before I looked at the meaning. It's also the word 'word' in Spanish.

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Definitions for paronomasia Rhetoric. the use of a word in different senses or the use of words similar in sound to achieve a specific effect, as humor or a dual meaning. a pun.

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Pluviophile ~ Someone who loves the rain, who finds joy and peace of mind in rainy days.

Get the Word of the Day - eldritch | Dictionary.com

Origin: Eldritch is of uncertain origin, but the earlier elrich is equivalent to the Old English el- meaning "foreign, strange, uncanny" and rīce meaning "kingdom"; hence “of a strange country, pertaining to the Otherworl

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