Word o’ Week

Borborygmus

Noun: A rumbling or gurgling noise made by the intestines.

We don’t know about you, but the sound of this echoes around the office as lunchtime draws nearer!

Punnet

Noun: a light container for fruit and vegetables

A favourite of the lovely Hannah at our partner agency The Bigger Boat, this word just gets better the more times you say it. Punnet, punnet, punnet!

Effervescence

Noun: Bubbles in liquid; fizz.

This word perfectly describes the bubbles produced in your favourite bottle of sparkling wine!

Iridescent

Adjective: Producing a display of rainbow-like colours.

Whenever you blow a bubble these beautiful colours are produced!

Palindrome

Noun: A word, phrase or sequence that reads the same backwards as forwards.

Hannah is our very own palindrome in the Scriba office!