"Nooooo! Loren you stole my favorite word of all time, counter-intuitive. It is one of those words that is so concise in describing what it means and it has a nice sound. I tend to like euphonious words in general but this one, even though it is a…"
In social psychology, propinquity (from Latin propinquitas, nearness) is one of the main factors leading to interpersonal attraction. It refers to the physical or psychological proximity between people.
Propinquity can mean physical…"
"A couple come to mind:
Outstanding - Not one you hear very often, and you can enthuse when you say it.
Counter-intuitive - Especially since some things are NOT intuitively obvious, and need to be learned.
"What a coincidence! "Chimera" is one of my favorite words too! I try to use is as much as I can.
I also love the word "incognito", but unfortunately it's hard to find uses for it in everyday life.
A cool word in my native…"
I had a thought this morning, and realized that I couldn't narrow down my list of favorite words to just one. There are so many wonderful words out there, how can I possibly choose a single favorite! And so, I pose the question to you: What are your favorite words, and do you have more than one? My apologies if a similar thread has already been started, I didn't see one...My personal favorite words are currently:Chimerical: adj. 1. unreal; imaginary; visionary: a chimerical terrestrial…See More
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