Tag Archives: defenestration


After reflecting on the importance of vocabulary enhancement, Word Nymph has declared this Enhance Your Vocabulary Week.

She has consulted one of her favorite sources, The Highly Selective Dictionary for the Extraordinarily Literate by Eugene Ehrlich and is pleased to share Monday’s selection: 

Defenestration:  The act of throwing a thing or person out of a window

Can you use it in a sentence three times today? If so, it’s yours.

Happy Birthday Dad!


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