elizabeth (rainbow_yarn) wrote in 1word1day,
elizabeth
rainbow_yarn
1word1day

  • Mood:

So early! Tuesday.

daedal [deed-l]
adjective

1. skillful; ingenious.
2. cleverly intricate.

1. artistically skillful or cunning; ingenious

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


The ancient tribal carvings found in the forest displayed incredibly daedal work, even after hundreds of years of exposure to wind and rain storms.


We learned about Daedalus in my classical mythology class! He made all sorts of things, like mazes and wings and wooden bulls and such. Anyway, I just found out today that I got an A in the class, so this word is my way of celebrating my not flunking the final. Huzzah!
Tags: adjective, d, mythology
Subscribe

  • Tuesday word: Scupper

    Tuesday, May 11, 2021 Scupper (noun) scup·per [skuhp-er] noun 1. Nautical. a drain at the edge of a deck exposed to the weather, for allowing…

  • Wednesday Word: Nostepinne

    I'm a fibre major, so artsy craft words are my favourite! Nostepinne - noun. A nostepinne, sometimes nostepinde or nøstepinde, is a long…

  • Tuesday word: Insouciance

    Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Insouciance (noun) in·sou·ci·ance [in-soo-see-uhns; French an-soo-syahns] I would suggest listening to how this word is…

  • 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 

  • 1 comment