Thursday, October 14, 2004

New Word: sesquipedalian

sesquipedalian

Dictionary.com:
n.
A long word.

adj.
Given to the use of long words.
Long and ponderous; polysyllabic.


Make a sentence:
My woman-past-her-prime-acting-like-woman-in-her-prime lecturer relishes the use of garishly sesquipedalian verbiage to reinforce her linguistic superiority over us students.

3 Comments:

Blogger Dolphin said...

Hi... er, just wondering, erm.... ure name?? u posted a comment in my blog, so... ya... was wondering who u r.... pls reply, thx....

9:41 PM  
Blogger calm one said...

I replied to your blog comment liao =)

9:13 AM  
Blogger zhi yang said...

Words that exist that you never heard of.

Funny.

Stumbled upon your blog.

Having my O's this year. Amazing that i managed to come online.

My brother's in ngee ann too.

3:02 PM  

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