Words From August 24-28

5 Words of the Work Week (August 24-28)


Goal: Fit word of the day in common conversation. 


Quiddity (Noun) – The quality that makes a thing what it is; the essential nature of a thing.

Example: The quiddity of spaghetti is the sauce.


Hysteria (Noun) – An uncontrollable outburst of emotion or fear, often characterized by irrationality, laughter, weeping, etc.

Example: The audience broke out into a hysteria when the comedian was performing his stand up.


Raucous (Adjective) – Harsh; strident; grating.

Example: The fans were making a raucous when J.Cole came out on stage.


Despicable (Adjective) – Deserving hatred and contempt.

Example: Dorothy poured a bucket of water on the despicable witch.


Peremptory (Adjective) – Having or showing the insulting attitude of people who think that they should be obeyed without question; in which a command is absolute and unconditional

Example: The peremptory ruling of the judge, was that the man was sentence to 5 years in prison.

Quote Of The Week:
“ What you seek is seeking you ” – Rumi


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