| Wordy Wednesday |

Happy Wednesday folks! 🙂 I’ve gathered 10 new words for this week!

WWednesday
1.
Amnesty
am·nes·ty
noun
an official pardon for people who have been convicted of political offenses.
release, discharge
an undertaking by the authorities to take no action against specified offenses or offenders during a fixed period.

verb
grant an official pardon to.

2.
Axiomatic
ax·i·o·mat·ic
adjective
self-evident or unquestionable.
expressing a universally accepted principle or rule.

3.
Blazon
bla·zon
verb
display prominently or vividly.
report (news), especially in a sensational manner.
to adorn or embellish.
to display conspicuously.
to publish or proclaim.

noun
a correct description of armorial bearings.

4.
Sepulchral
se·pul·chral
adjective
of or relating to a tomb or interment.
extremely gloomy; dismal.
funereal.
typical of the tomb.

5.
Soporific
sop·o·rif·ic
adjective
tending to induce drowsiness or sleep.
sleepy or drowsy.
lethargy.
tediously boring or monotonous.

noun
a drug or other agent that induces sleep.

6.
Straitlaced
strait·laced
adjective
excessively strict in conduct or morality;

7.
Transient
tran·sient
adjective
lasting only for a short time; impermanent.
staying or working in a place for only a short time.

noun
a person who is staying or working in a place for only a short time.
a momentary variation in current, voltage, or frequency.

8.
Unwieldy
un·wield·y
adjective
difficult to carry or move because of its size, shape, or weight.
(of a system or bureaucracy) too big or badly organized to function efficiently.

9.
Vapid
vap·id
adjective
offering nothing that is stimulating or challenging.
dull or uninteresting.
lacking sharpness, flavor, liveliness or force.

10.
Fractious
frac·tious
adjective
(typically of children) irritable and quarrelsome.
(of a group or organization) difficult to control; unruly.

Come back Friday/Saturday for chapter seven of Judicious Julia!
Madi ❤

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