14 Wonderful Words That Are As Delightful As They Sound

Sometimes the simplest things in life are the most delightful. GEICO customer service fills you with more than just delight, it’s a dirigible to a halcyon inglenook. Confused? Read on!

1.

HAL-see-un (Adj.) Peaceful, gentle, calm. Or Happy and carefree.

2.

shuh-TOY-ent (Adj.) Having a changeable luster or color with an undulating narrow band of white light, or to shine like a cat’s eyes.

3.

eh-BULL-yents (N.) Lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts and feelings.

4.

SIGN-a-sure (N.) A center of attraction or attention.

5.

IN-gull-nook (N.) A nook by a large open fireplace.

6.

GAH-suh-murr (N.) Something light, delicate, or insubstantial.

7.

DALLY-yents (N.) A brief love affair.

8.

tin-tin-NAB-you-lay-shun (N.) The ringing or sounding of bells.

9.

day-NEW-monn (N.) The final resolution of the intricacies of a plot, as of a drama or novel.

10.

eye-LURE-oh-file (N.) A cat lover, someone who fancies cats.

12.

eh-MALL-yent (Adj.) Making soft or supple, smoothing to the skin, moisturizing.

13.

muh-LIH-flu-us (Adj.) Having a smooth, rich flow (although usually attributed to a voice’s musical quality).

14.

on-ah-mah-dah-pee-ah (N.) The naming of a thing or action by a vocal imitation of the sound associated with it (such as buzz, hiss).

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