victoriousvocabulary:

LESEN
[verb]
1. to read.
2. to gather up.
Etymology: German, from Middle High German lesen, from Old High German lesan, from Proto-Germanic Proto-Germanic *lesaną, “to gather”, from Proto-Indo-European *les-, *leg-, “to gather”.
[Anna-Maria Jung - Silence in the Library]

victoriousvocabulary:

LESEN

[verb]

1. to read.

2. to gather up.

Etymology: German, from Middle High German lesen, from Old High German lesan, from Proto-Germanic Proto-Germanic *lesaną, “to gather”, from Proto-Indo-European *les-, *leg-, “to gather”.

[Anna-Maria Jung - Silence in the Library]

victoriousvocabulary:

ALAMANIA
[noun]
Informal: an intense obsession with wings or the desire to possess wings.
Etymology: from Latin āla, “wing” + Greek mania, “madness”.
[Christian Schloe]

victoriousvocabulary:

ALAMANIA

[noun]

Informal: an intense obsession with wings or the desire to possess wings.

Etymology: from Latin āla, “wing” + Greek mania, “madness”.

[Christian Schloe]

victoriousvocabulary:

BLATHERSKITE
[noun]
1. a person who talks at great length without making much sense; nonsense; blather; empty talk.
2. an obnoxious braggart.
Etymology: blather (from Middle English; Old Norse blathra, “to chatter, blabber”) + skite (potentially from Middle English scate < Old Norse skati).
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victoriousvocabulary:

BLATHERSKITE

[noun]

1. a person who talks at great length without making much sense; nonsense; blather; empty talk.

2. an obnoxious braggart.

Etymology: blather (from Middle English; Old Norse blathra, “to chatter, blabber”) + skite (potentially from Middle English scate < Old Norse skati).

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travelroute66:

Route 66 - One lane bridge, Sapulpa, Oklahoma. Love that brick roadbed.

travelroute66:

Route 66 - One lane bridge, Sapulpa, Oklahoma. Love that brick roadbed.