January 18th, 2019

cat and books

Friday word: Ostrobogulous



Grandiloquent Word of the Day: Ostrobogulous
(oh•stra•BOG•yew•lus)
Adjective:
-Slightly risqué or indecent.
-Bizarre, interesting, or unusual.
-Harmlessly mischievous.

Used in a sentence:

"So let's raise a brendice, a cup in which a person's health is drunk, to this extraordinary language of ours, crammed full of words most ostrobogulous, bizarre and interesting, the study of which could keep us occupied from beetle-belch to cockshut."

(from The Grandiloquent Word of the Day FB page)