Wondrous Words Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Kathy aka Bermuda Onion where we share new (to us) words that we’ve encountered in our reading. Feel free to join in the fun.
DEVIL IN WINTER by Lisa Kleypas
pasha - Relaxing back against the cushions, he looked like an idle pasha in one of the torrid novels that Daisy Bowman adored. (p. 23)
pasha: a title, placed after the name, formerly held by high officials in countries under Turkish rule.
suppurate - They both understood what Evie was too inexperienced to gather...that although the bullet had not hit a vital organ, the wound was likely to suppurate. (p. 259)
suppurate: to produce or discharge pus, as a wound; maturate.
What new words did you discover this week?