WordLove

Allow me to introduce you to some of my favorite words and their meanings, as well a few whose definitions I just met.

**Photo Credit: “gOdspeak” by jiM

 

 


Onomatopoeia (noun)

defined: The formation of a word from a sound associated with what is named. (e.g. sizzlecuckoo)
synonyms: echo; imitation; reflection; reverberation

 

 


Prescient (adjective)
defined: Having or demonstrating knowledge of events before they happen.
synonyms: clairvoyant; farsighted; foresighted; judicious; perceptive

Preternatural (adjective)
defined: Beyond what is normal or natural.
synonyms:
 exceptional; extraordinary; inexplicable; phenomenal; singular; uncommon