Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Whimsical Word of the Week


Mellifluous -

smooth and sweet, usually describing music or voice.

Example: The mother's mellifluous song lulled the child to sleep.

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  1. I like this word. It sounds like its meaning.

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    1. I know what you mean Debbie. It's also easy to pronounce - always a plus!

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  2. This is a great word. I love how it rolls off of the tongue.

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    1. I agree, Loree. I'm going to attempt to work it into one of the scenes in my WIP. ^_^

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  3. I love this word. Whenever I see or hear mellifluous, I imagine a baritone singer with a rich tone, lol :-)

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    1. Mellifluous ~ Sounds kinda sexy, in a chiffon-y, silky kind of way. I love it. Thanks for visiting recently, Victoria. All the best to you.

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