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This week's theme: blend words.
jounce (jouns) verb tr., intr.
To bounce along.
A jolting movement.
[Of uncertain origin, apparently a blend of joll (to knock or bump) and bounce.]
Today's word in Visual Thesaurus.
-Anu Garg (garg wordsmith.org)
"We jounced along the rutted, rock-strewn roads in the rural bush of Ethiopia to the man's hut, which was shaped like a beehive." Hope Anderson Brumbach; Into Africa; Daily News (Longview, Washington); Oct 14, 2006.
O Liberty! how many crimes are committed in thy name! -Jeanne-Marie Roland, revolutionary (1754-1793)
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