Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Whimsical Word of the Week


Panjandrum -

a self-important or pretentious person.

Example: He was a real panjandrum in the pickle-making business.

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    1. Thanks, Loree. I felt like being a bit silly with the example! ^_^

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  2. Ooh, that's a pretty word. The word itself sounds nice.

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    1. For some reason it sounds like a silly word to me! ^_^ Thanks, Sara.

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  3. I had never heard of this word before! Sounded Indian or some other language to me but a good example!

    Nas

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