25 Unique English Words You Should Add To Your Vocabulary

Posted by on September 9, 2016

There are many reasons one might wish to expand their English vocabulary: Impressing someone on a first date or interview, finally beating your mom at scrabble, expanding your understanding of a second language, finding new PG rated insults, or simply because English is fun. Much like American culture, the English language has become a mix of words from many different languages and cultures over the centuries and has eight different dialects spoken in North America alone. In addition to that, new words – such as glamping (noun: a mix of glamorous and camping, where you camp with air conditioning and other luxuries) – are evolving all the time and being added to the dictionary. If you are one who wishes to add to your mental word bank, for whatever reason, here are 25 words that can be worked into your daily vocabulary with only a little bit of effort. Here are 25 Unique English Words You Should Add To Your Vocabulary.



 

 

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Corpulent: Adjective meaning fat

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Skulduggery: Noun meaning dishonest or underhanded behavior or activity.

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Impavid: Adjective meaning fearless.

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Limerence: Noun mean the euphoric feeling of being in love and desiring to have those feelings reciprocated.

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Licentiousness: Adjective meaning a disregard for morals or legality.

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