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The gilded tongue : overly eloquent words for everyday things

Author: Rod L Evans
Publisher: Cincinnati, OH : Writer's Digest Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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Intended for word lovers, this book contains esoteric synonyms for everyday words. It provides definitions, etymologies, pronunciations and illustrative sentences for 500 weird words. It includes a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Glossaries, vocabularies, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rod L Evans
ISBN: 1582973822 9781582973821
OCLC Number: 62878674
Description: 217 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Rod L. Evans.

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The logomaniac's favorite dictionary

by iilagan (WorldCat user published 2008-10-06) Very Good Permalink

Rod L. Evans' "The Gilded Tongue: Overly Eloquent Words for Everyday Things" is a trove of highfalutin terms for the logophile in you.  The book is divided into two parts.  The Dictionary lists words in alphabetical order, includes a very brief etymology, its definition(s), and a sentence...
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