Wednesday, August 21, 2013

5 beautiful words to expand your vocabulary

1. Alacrity
n. Cheerful willingness; eagerness.

2. Visceral
  1. adj. obtained through intuition rather than from reasoning or observation

3. Imbroglio
n. A difficult or intricate situation; an entanglement.

4. Halcyon
n. a mythical bird said to breed at the time of the winter solstice in a nest floating on the sea and to have the power of calming the winds and waves
adj. idyllically calm and peaceful; suggesting happy tranquillity

5. Sobriquet
n. An affectionate or humorous nickname.

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