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.
THE DOCTOR AND THE DIVA by Adrienne McDonnell
coloraturas - The maestro's fists would fall onto the ivory keys in a temper, or he would withdraw his hands from the keyboards and punish his failed coloraturas with long silences. (p. 238)
coloraturas: a lyric soprano of high range who specializes in such music.
What new words did you discover this week?