If Anyone Knows Any Interestin...

If anyone knows any interesting words please let me know......go on, make my day!
mitzi85minx mitzi85minx
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4 Responses Jun 27, 2007

onomatopoeia- the formation of a word by imitation of the sound it describes eg- buzz, cuckoo, meow

Zygote: The fertilized egg<br />
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zeugma:<br />
the use of a word to modify or govern two or more words when it is appropriate to only one of them or is appropriate to each but in a different way, as in to wage war and peace or On his fishing trip, he caught three trout and a cold.

chiaroscuro <br />
(n.) <br />
the artistic distribution of light and dark masses in a picture

ersatz <br />
(adj.) <br />
Being an imitation or a substitute, usually an inferior one.