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27 Beautiful Words Writers Rarely Use But Totally Should

Finally, a word for "having a shapely buttocks."

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1.

Examples:"Marijuana can be used as an anodyne treatment for the sick.""I'd rather stand up for what I believe in than be an anodyne bore."
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Examples:

"Marijuana can be used as an anodyne treatment for the sick."

"I'd rather stand up for what I believe in than be an anodyne bore."

2.

Examples:"While I love him, my father can be a blatherskite at the dinner table.""Most people thought she was a gifted orator, but she considered herself a blatherskite."
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Examples:

"While I love him, my father can be a blatherskite at the dinner table."

"Most people thought she was a gifted orator, but she considered herself a blatherskite."

3.

Examples:"Unfortunately, smoking had been her cacoethes for over a decade.""Doctors often suffer from the cacoethes to speak over their patients."
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Examples:

"Unfortunately, smoking had been her cacoethes for over a decade."

"Doctors often suffer from the cacoethes to speak over their patients."

4.

Examples:"The callipygian statue attracted many admirers.""When I look in the mirror, I'm quickly disabused of the notion that I have a callipygian figure."
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Examples:

"The callipygian statue attracted many admirers."

"When I look in the mirror, I'm quickly disabused of the notion that I have a callipygian figure."

5.

Examples:"His concinnity made me feel insecure about my own art.""The play was lauded for its concinnity of music and design."
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Examples:

"His concinnity made me feel insecure about my own art."

"The play was lauded for its concinnity of music and design."

6.

Examples:"Coprolalia is the most sensationalized symptom of Tourette." —Tourette Mama Insights"Coprolalia can be a rare symptom of other neurological disorders."
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Examples:

"Coprolalia is the most sensationalized symptom of Tourette." —Tourette Mama Insights

"Coprolalia can be a rare symptom of other neurological disorders."

7.

Examples:"I work for a doryphore whose only joy is correcting my mistakes.""She stopped speaking in meetings because she was always accused of being a doryphore."
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Examples:

"I work for a doryphore whose only joy is correcting my mistakes."

"She stopped speaking in meetings because she was always accused of being a doryphore."

8.

Examples:"My edacious date ordered more food than I had expected.""Edacious vultures circled where we had buried the body."
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Examples:

"My edacious date ordered more food than I had expected."

"Edacious vultures circled where we had buried the body."

9.

Examples:"The book ensorcelled many, years after its release.""He ensorcelled him with his ceaseless cheer and good humor."
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Examples:

"The book ensorcelled many, years after its release."

"He ensorcelled him with his ceaseless cheer and good humor."

10.

Examples:"Their honeymoon was an estival dreamland that had to come to an end sometime.""The warm, estival wind reminded her of home."
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Examples:

"Their honeymoon was an estival dreamland that had to come to an end sometime."

"The warm, estival wind reminded her of home."

11.

Examples:"Her famulus played an unwitting role in her murder.""The famulus resented being ordered around, though he had no choice but to obey."
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Examples:

"Her famulus played an unwitting role in her murder."

"The famulus resented being ordered around, though he had no choice but to obey."

12.

Examples:"He fancied himself something of a frondeur, though others thought him deranged.""Once considered a frondeur, Martin Luther King Jr. is now celebrated as a hero."
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Examples:

"He fancied himself something of a frondeur, though others thought him deranged."

"Once considered a frondeur, Martin Luther King Jr. is now celebrated as a hero."

13.

Examples:"Don't let him win the game or else we'll all be subjected to a long gasconade.""Many critics fueled the gasconade surrounding her directorial debut."
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Examples:

"Don't let him win the game or else we'll all be subjected to a long gasconade."

"Many critics fueled the gasconade surrounding her directorial debut."

14.

Examples:"The glabrous skin of her palm was hardened by years of manual labor.""No one had any idea which tree the glabrous leaf had come from."
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Examples:

"The glabrous skin of her palm was hardened by years of manual labor."

"No one had any idea which tree the glabrous leaf had come from."

15.

Examples:"Hodiernal pop music is a lot sadder than I remember.""It's often difficult to keep up with the news cycle in hodiernal America."
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Examples:

"Hodiernal pop music is a lot sadder than I remember."

"It's often difficult to keep up with the news cycle in hodiernal America."

16.

Examples:"It was tradition at our house to make a wish and split the merrythought.""There's a merrythought left, if you want it."
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Examples:

"It was tradition at our house to make a wish and split the merrythought."

"There's a merrythought left, if you want it."

17.

Examples:"My grandfather, an ex-Marine, was the martinet of the family.""Martinets frequently make poor rulers."
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Examples:

"My grandfather, an ex-Marine, was the martinet of the family."

"Martinets frequently make poor rulers."

18.

Examples:"The writer was constantly being corrected for using the mumpsimus 'between you and I.'""The mumpsimus refused to vaccinate his children."
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Examples:

"The writer was constantly being corrected for using the mumpsimus 'between you and I.'"

"The mumpsimus refused to vaccinate his children."

19.

Examples:"The daytime soap opera was a nepenthe after the night that she had suffered through.""His nepenthe was alcohol and it was the death of him."
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Examples:

"The daytime soap opera was a nepenthe after the night that she had suffered through."

"His nepenthe was alcohol and it was the death of him."

20.

Examples:"These days, it's not uncommon to find opsimaths on college campuses.""The library had a number of classes perfect for the opsimath."
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Examples:

"These days, it's not uncommon to find opsimaths on college campuses."

"The library had a number of classes perfect for the opsimath."

21.

Examples:"College students often use pleonasm to pad their papers.""The pleonasm in the speech underscored the urgency of her point."
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Examples:

"College students often use pleonasm to pad their papers."

"The pleonasm in the speech underscored the urgency of her point."

22.

Examples:"After his son died, he was prone to bouts of saudade.""The poem filled me with a sense of saudade for my younger years."
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Examples:

"After his son died, he was prone to bouts of saudade."

"The poem filled me with a sense of saudade for my younger years."

23.

Examples:"The director was a grade-A sybarite, and it showed in her films.""It was often difficult to travel with the sybarite, who only wanted to stay in 5 star hotels."
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Examples:

"The director was a grade-A sybarite, and it showed in her films."

"It was often difficult to travel with the sybarite, who only wanted to stay in 5 star hotels."

24.

Examples:"It's a typical tellurian fantasy to travel through space.""The archaeologist didn't believe there was anything tellurian about the skeleton that was unearthed during the dig."
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Examples:

"It's a typical tellurian fantasy to travel through space."

"The archaeologist didn't believe there was anything tellurian about the skeleton that was unearthed during the dig."

25.

Examples:"The terpsichorean school was run with military-like efficiency.""He was an expert on all things terpsichorean."
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Examples:

"The terpsichorean school was run with military-like efficiency."

"He was an expert on all things terpsichorean."

26.

Examples:"Many students had only a velleity to attend Harvard, but she was different.""His roommate's talk of finding a job was clearly a velleity."
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Examples:

"Many students had only a velleity to attend Harvard, but she was different."

"His roommate's talk of finding a job was clearly a velleity."

27.

Examples:"Reading the news left everyone with a shared sense of Weltschmerz.""After his breakup, he was in a Weltschmerz state of mind."
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Examples:

"Reading the news left everyone with a shared sense of Weltschmerz."

"After his breakup, he was in a Weltschmerz state of mind."

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