1851today's wwftd is... aduncity
- Jun 9, 2013the worthless word for the day is: aduncity
[fr. L. aduncus, hooked] now rare
esp. with reference to the nose: the quality
of being hooked or crooked; also fig.
"His countenance was saturnine, his aspect
juvenile, his corporeity gracile, his nasal
protrusion possessed singular tenuity and
aduncity, and cacuminated astoundingly."
cacuminate - to make sharp or pointed