4 Words Daily: Day 109

“The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.” Mark Twain

The words for today are:

  • Borborygmus \ˌbȯr-bə-ˈrig-məs\:
    • A rumbling or gurgling noise made by the movement of fluid and gas in the intestines.
  • Aphelion \a-ˈfēl-yən\:
    • The point farthest from the sun in the path of an orbiting celestial body.
  • Perihilion \ˌper-ə-ˈhēl-yən\:
    • The point nearest to the sun in the path of an orbiting celestial body.
  • Obfuscate \ˈblō-vē-ˌāt\:
    • To throw in the shadow; Darken.
    • Confuse.

List of previous four words:

  • Mawkish
  • Imperious
  • Monomania
  • Bloviate

If you would like to make any suggestions or improvements; they are gladly welcome. Let me know through your comments!!

Thanks 🙏 for visiting!! Have a great 👍 day…Hope this little blog post helped you in some way or another. If it did, I’m really glad (I’m sure there’s no scope for this post not being helpful!!). Cheers 🍻 .

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Source:
http://www.brainyquote.com for the Quote.
Oxford Dictionary, Merriam Webster Dictionary for words, definitions and phonetics…

 

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