Unusual WORDY WORDS and tips!! (Page 4)
AchillesSinatra: We use words like CH, UT, and PISHER
We use them as the backbone of a lifetime defending something.
You use them as a punchline!!
Rivers of Joy: AXOLOTL ~ a Mexican salamander that in natural conditions retains its aquatic larval form throughout life but is able to breed.
Ooooh IT'S one of those ugly looking sea creatures
Rivers of Joy: CASSOWARY ~ a very large flightless bird related to the emu, with a bare head and neck, a tall horny crest, and one or two coloured wattles. It is native mainly to the forests of New Guinea.
Yes I know what one of these is
Rivers of Joy: SHIR ~ The meaning of the name “Shir” is: “Chant; song”.
Categories: Hebrew Names, Israeli Names, Jewish Names, Unisex Names. Used in: Hebrew speaking countries.
Rivers of Joy:
COLIN is an English-language masculine given name. ...
An anglicized form of the Gaelic name Cuilen, Cailean, modern Irish spelling Coileáin, meaning "whelp, cub". The Old Irish word for "whelp," is cuilén. The Scottish Gaelic name is recorded in the spelling Colin from as early as the 14th century.
Rivers of Joy: Couple of 2 letter words
CH ~ Ch. is a written abbreviation for chapter
What is CH stand for? ~ Confoederatio Helvetica
So the label HELVETIA can be found on Swiss coins and postal stamps, while the abbreviation ch stands for Confoederatio Helvetica, the Latin version of "Swiss Confederation" (hence the CH-sticker on Swiss cars and Switzerland's top level internet domain .ch)
UT ~ Universal time
UT ~ a syllable used for the first note in the diatonic scale in an early solmization system and later replaced by do.
ST ~ is a written abbreviation for street.
ST means "Something" So now you know - ST means "Something" - don't thank us.
AND a new word for me today FY 16 points
~ (archaic) Expressing disapproval.
~ (obsolete) To digest.
~ fy (definite singular feyrin or fyrin) - (Shetland) father
~ fy phew, shame; interjection expressing disapproval or disgust
Interesting meanings for such small words