Word o’ Week

Atychiphobia

Noun: The fear of failure.

In a bid to succeed in life, you’d definitely want to avoid this fear.

Spindrift

Noun: Spray swept by a violent wind along the surface of the sea.

We’d hate to be onboard a boat during a ‘spindrift’, umbrellas at the ready.

Lucubration

Noun: Study or writing.

There’s a lot of ‘lucubration’ going on at Scriba towers today, as the account managers are deep in the zone.

Flibbertigibbet

Noun: A gossip.

We all know a few flibbertigibbets who love a bit of tittle tattle, don’t we?!

 

Peiskos

Noun: The feeling you get when you sit in front of a fire and feel the warmth.

Finding a cosy spot by the fire on a cold night will be sure to fix any chill.