Yes and no. You know the difference, but really, I think you like the word.
It is a more interesting word.
Of course. Do you wear spectacles? Tell the truth.
Maybe when you get in a great and creative mood, we can see you with your spectacles on.
vernacular. If you hang around with geezers, you say pocketbook instead of purse
Why is that? I do not think your choice of words makes you old fashion!