Defenestration

Wednesday's Word of the Week: Defenestration Definition: The act of throwing someone out of a window Where I Heard It: My brother told me it the other day and I knew it just had to be this weeks word! I have no idea how he learnt about it but I'm glad he did because it's … Continue reading Defenestration

Uncouth

Wednesday's Word of the Week: Uncouth Definition: lacking good manners, refinement, or grace. Where I Heard It: I started reading one of the texts for my university course yesterday and it's all in Renaissance English and it used the word uncouth - A LOT! And I've now gained an appreciation for how nice it is … Continue reading Uncouth