Adieu is one of those words that I associate with black and white love stories; where the couple are forced apart before they can finally be together permanently. You rarely hear it mentioned these days, except in playful homage to those times; but it's a fabulous word which resonates with all sorts of untold stories … Continue reading I Am Bidding You Adieu – It’s this weeks’ weekly word
Acrimony, even the sound it makes you think that it's not very pleasant and when I spotted it in my thesaurus I knew I just had to have it on the blog. It was quite difficult to come up with an alternative meaning but I got there in the end and my offering this week … Continue reading My Weekly Word is Acrimony: Do You Have An Alternative Meaning?
I love it when people get involved in my blog and take me at my word. Over the last few months I've been sharing my weekly word posts and I've suggested that if readers have a favourite word that they let me know and I'll share it. Today, I have my first suggestion and it … Continue reading Especially for Billgncs; ASSAYED is The Weekly Word: What’s YOUR Alternative Meaning?
This week the weekly word will be ZEALOT and my alternative meaning is a 'an extremely effective salesperson'. Do you have any suggestions for an alternative meaning? This week’s word is ZEALOT, it is a NOUN and is pronounced ‘zell-ott’ The word zealot means someone who is fanatical; they are full of ZEAL or they are … Continue reading The Weekly Word is ZEALOT: Have you got an alternative meaning?
I have decided to be a bit more prepared when it comes to the weekly word and have now decided what words I'll be using up until the end of the year. If you have a favourite word that you would like me to feature then why not ping me a message and I'll add … Continue reading The Weekly Word is ABERRATION: Alternative meanings anyone?
This weeks word comes courtesy of the lovely Stevie who was listening to me going through the dictionary to find something suitable; 'it's all just syntax really isn't it' he quipped, and that was me hooked right in. My alternative meaning for the word Syntax is probably quite obvious and that is 'sex … Continue reading Syntax is my Weekly Word: Can you guess my alternative meaning?