Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Whimsical Word of the Week

Zemblanity -
the inevitable discovery of what we would rather not know; the opposite of serendipity.
Example: The student got an introduction to zemblanity after not studying for the final test and failing it.

4 comments:

  1. Another brilliant word I did not know!

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  2. Where do you find these words. This is a great one.

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    1. Thanks, Elizabeth. There are several sites online that feature unusual words. I will also grab a word from a book I've read. Have a great weekend!

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