Word of the Week (WOW) is a weekly meme created by @Heena Rathore P. (http://heenarathorep.com/). It’s a fun way to improve vocabulary by learning new words every week.
To pariticipate, simply do a post with your word and leave a link to it as a comment on Heena’s WOW post.
1. intense happiness.
synonyms: happiness, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, rapture, bliss, euphoria, delight, cheer, cheerfulness, gaiety;
2. the ability to find appropriate expression for one’s thoughts.
“he exposed the kernel of the matter with his customary elegance and felicity”
synonyms: eloquence, aptness, appropriateness, suitability, suitableness, applicability, fitness, relevance, pertinence, correctness, rightness
“David expressed his feelings with his customary felicity”
late Middle English: from Old French felicite, from Latin felicitas, from felix, felic- ‘happy’.
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0 thoughts on “Word of the Week (WOW) 19th May,2015”
Great word, Priya. I did ‘felicitation’ when I was at ‘f’ a few months ago! 🙂
A nice, pretty word which I have never actually used. I have used felicitations, as on Louise’s post a while ago. I’ll have to see if I can fit this one in somewhere. 🙂
I love the sound of it. Thanks a lot Priya 🙂