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Wondrous Words Wednesday is a fantastic meme hosted by BermudaOnion from BermudaOnion’s Book Blog. It is where we share new (to us) words that we’ve encountered in our reading.
From Venetia Kelly’s Traveling Show: A Novel by Frank Delaney
shillelagh; as in:
…when he wanted something from somebody he loomed over them with his big frame and poked them with a finger as thick as a shillelagh.
–noun(esp. in Ireland)
a cudgel, traditionally of blackthorn or oak.
What interesting words did you come across this week in your reading?