Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Whimsical Word of the Week



Estivate -

to spend the summer.

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  1. When I first glanced at the word, I thought it was "excavate". lololol It didn't make sense. Leave it to tired eyes...

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    1. Thanks, Loree. I hadn't heard of this one!

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  2. I think I'd need to see that one in a sentence, lol.

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    1. An animal might estivate in the summer to survive a severe drought. (A little bit like hibernate.) Thanks, Lynda!

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