flaming_tyger (flaming_tyger) wrote in 1word1day,
flaming_tyger
flaming_tyger
1word1day

propinquity-noun  [proh-ping-kwi-tee]
1. nearness in place; proximity.
2. nearness of relation; kinship.
3. affinity of nature; similarity.
4. nearness in time.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/propinquity

Their propinquity didn't matter at all, since they had no idea that the other was there.
Tags: noun, p
Subscribe

  • Sunday Word: Cynosure

    cynosure [ sahy-n uh-sh oor, sin- uh- ] noun: 1 one that serves to direct or guide 2 a center of attraction or attention 3 (capitalised) the…

  • Sunday Word: Peroration

    peroration [per- uh- rey-sh uhn] noun: 1 the concluding part of a speech or discourse, in which the speaker or writer recapitulates the…

  • Wednesday Word: Ikat

    Ikat noun. Ikat, pronounced ee-kaht, refers to either the technique used to create this woven cloth or the cloth itself. This interesting textile…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Comments allowed for members only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments