Fancy word Everygirls should know: Chimerical
Why we chose this fancy word: One young lady was curled up in bed, spending quality time with her latest library book, when she came across a lovely, yet unrecognizable word. She quickly turned to her trusty friend google, and after learning the definition has been slipping it into every conversation she can.
Definition: chimerical (adj.) pronunciation: ki-mer-i-kuhl
- unreal; imaginary; visionary: a chimerical terrestrial paradise.
- wildly fanciful; highly unrealistic: a chimerical plan.
Use this word in a sentence: Amelia excitedly entered the vacation sweepstakes to Hawaii, no matter how chimerical an idea it appeared to her friends.
Have you been using past fancy words?
pithy = brief or forceful
euphemism=nice way of saying something unpleasant
loquacious = talkative, babbling
osculation = a kiss
resplendent = having a splendid appearance
pedantic = ostentatious in one’s learning
compendium = summary or account of a subject
definition via dictionary.reference.com