Word of the Day; 2/22/18

Today’s Word of the Day for February 22nd, 2018, is, “ plangent.”

 

Pronunciation: (PLAN-junt)

 

Definition: 1- having a loud reverberating sound

2- having an expressive and especially plaintive quality

 

 Part of Speech: adjective   

 

Did You Know: Derives from Latin verb, “plangere.”

 

Sentence: The speaker had plangent and loud sound that really got the party going.

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