Wondrous Words Wednesday
Wondrous Words Wednesday is a weekly meme where you can share new words that you’ve encountered or spotlight words you love. Feel free to get creative! If you want to play along, grab the button, write a post and come back and add your link to Mr. Linky!
These words are from THE BOOK OF SPECULATION by Erika Swyler.
1. pelisse – “He sized a pelisse against Evangeline’s increasing girth.”
A pelisse is a woman’s cloak with armholes or sleeves that reaches to the ankles.
2. parturient – “Accommodating to ladies of parturient condition.”
Parturient means about to give birth or in labor.
What words do you want to celebrate today?