Word of the Day – Plafond

By July 16, 2017Word of the Day

Plafond (noun)

pla-fon

An ornately decorated ceiling.

French, from plat ‘flat’ + fond ‘bottom, base’.

Example sentences

“The moment you walked in, the stunning plafond drew your eye upwards”

Word of the Day – Itinerant

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Itinerant (adj) (noun)

it-in-er-unt

Travelling from place to place. / A person who travels from place to place.

Late 16th century (used to describe a judge travelling on a circuit): from late Latin itinerant- ‘travelling’, from the verb itinerari, from Latin iter, itiner- ‘journey, road’.

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