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This week's theme: 14-letter words, 14-letter definitions.
tintinnabulate (tin-ti-NAB-yuh-layt) verb intr.
To ring; to tinkle.
[From Latin tintinnabulum (bell), from tintinnare (to jingle).]
Today's word in Visual Thesaurus.
-Anu Garg (words at wordsmith.org)
"There is no music, but that's no matter because the dresses tintinnabulate with copious garlands of small brass bells." David Rakoff; An American in Paris; Harper's Bazaar (New York); Oct 2000.
There is no greater gift to an insecure leader that quite matches a vague enemy who can be used to whip up fear and hatred among the population. -Paul Rusesabagina, humanitarian (b. 1954)
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