☆ (theidolhands) wrote in 1word1day,

theidolhands
1word1day

Saturday & Sunday Word: Fecund & Gigil

Fec·und or Fe·cund [ˈfiː.kənd/, ˈfɛ.kənd]:
origin: 15th century; Latin fecundus

adjective
To produce in abundance, wether that be offspring, vegetation, or ideas.



Gi·gil [gɪˈgɪl]:
origin: The Philippines

verb
An irresistible urge to do something, like pinch a cute baby's cheeks or grit teeth in anger.
“Ang cute! Nakakagigil!” = “So cute! Makes me gigil!” [more details here]

hit counter

Tags: adjective, f, g, latin, tagalog, theme: untranslatable, verb, wordsmith: theidolhands
Subscribe

  • Sunday Word: Voluptuary

    voluptuary [v uh- luhp-choo-er-ee] noun: a person whose life is devoted to luxury and sensual pleasures adjective: of, relating to, or…

  • Tuesday word: Paternal

    Tuesday, Sep. 21, 2021 Paternal (adjective) pa·ter·nal [puh-tur-nl] adjective 1. characteristic of or befitting a father;…

  • Sunday Word: Scarper

    scarper [ skahr-per] verb: 1 (British ) run away, flee 2 to flee or depart suddenly, especially without having paid one's bills Examples:…

  • 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