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A.Word.A.Daywith Anu Garg
noun: Addiction to bloodshed.
From Latin sanguis (blood). Earliest documented use: 1664.
“His advisors’ sanguinolency has produced a climate of lethophobia [fear of oblivion].”
Gary Pettus; Words to Live by in Age of Trump; The Clarion Ledger (Jackson, Mississippi); Dec 13, 2016.
A THOUGHT FOR TODAY:Anyone who wishes to become a good writer should endeavour, before he allows himself to be tempted by the more showy qualities, to be direct, simple, brief, vigorous, and lucid. -H.W. Fowler, lexicographer (10 Mar 1858-1933)
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