?

Log in

No account? Create an account

Previous Entry | Next Entry

Word of the Day 11/10/15 Dithyramb

Dithyramb (noun)
dithyramb [dith-uh-ram, -ramb]


noun
1. a Greek choral song or chant of vehement or wild character and of usually irregular form, originally in honor of Dionysus or Bacchus.
2. any poem or other composition having similar characteristics, as an impassioned or exalted theme or irregular form.
3. any wildly enthusiastic speech or writing.

Origin: 1595-1605; < Latin dīthyrambus < Greek dīthýrambos

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.

Sorry this is late. I was out with my niece for the day and totally forgot to post this before leaving.

Profile

Little comm. that could
1_million_words
One Million Words

Tags

Latest Month

June 2019
S M T W T F S
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      
Powered by LiveJournal.com
Designed by Tiffany Chow