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Mon Feb 13, 2012 10:08 pm
DarknecrosisX says...

Hey guys, this room is just for sharing your favourite words with others. This isn't completely random, this is to help people with development of their vocabulary. Here's an example of how to set out your replies.

Necromantic: The appearance or quality of being dead or death-like.
Laments of passion
Obstructed by fear.
Under guises of jovial chatter;
Incredulous hopes
Steadily feasting away-
Eating away at my heart.

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Tue Feb 14, 2012 2:55 am
Snoink says...

curmudgeonly = cranky and crabby
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Tue Feb 14, 2012 4:31 pm
writerwithacause says...

Felicity = the state of being happy.
Mirthful = merry, jolly
Indulge in something = find pleasure in (as in an activity you like)
Visage = face, appearance
Betwixt = old form of between, I love how it sounds, :D
Beseech = ask for or request earnestly.
Nonsense = something that has no logic, a silly thought.
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