Monday, September 22, 2008

Word of the Week #21

mephitic - [muh-fit-ik] - adjective

Definition: offensive to the smell; noxious, pestilential, poisonous

Usage: A small classroom filled with twenty ten year old boys on a hot August day can have a very mephitic atmosphere, so the teacher requested donations of air fresheners.

Status: windblown
Song: Here it goes again by Ok Go

1 comment:

Josi said...

What an awesome word! I'm working it into my current WIP