WOW: sententious


WoWW_banner

billnyeThis week’s Word of the Week is: sententious

Sententious is an adjective that means full of maxims or aphorisms.

It can also mean preachy or self-righteous.

To (probably) misquote Bill Nye: The Science Guy: “Now is the time for hackneyed aphorisms”

Advertisements

About Dan Kingsepp, ACS, ALS
I'm starting this blog to share my thought on the use of the English language and my experiences as a Toastmaster.

What do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: