Nehama (med_cat) wrote in 1word1day,

Friday bonus word: What's another word for thesaurus? ;)

Seen on the Grandiloquent Word of the Day desk calendar for today, Jan. 18:

Synonymicon (n.): a lexicon of synonyms. The elusive answer to the question, "What's another word for thesaurus?"

Bonus facts from the same calendar: January 18th is Winnie the Pooh Day, and Unsliced Bread Day.
Tags: greek, noun, s, wordsmith: med_cat

  • Wednesday Word: Sfumato

    Sfumato - noun. Sfumato is an art term that describes a painting technique where the edges are blurred and blended, leaving a super soft…

  • Saturday Word: Zarf

    Howdy friends, I'm still here! I'm barrelling towards the end of the semester and haven't had a few minutes to sit down and queue up entries. Zarf…

  • Tuesday word: Decry

    Tuesday, Mar. 30, 2021 Decry (verb) decry [ dih-krahy ] verb (used with object) 1. to speak disparagingly of; denounce as faulty or worthless;…

  • Post a new comment


    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