November 18th, 2019

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NaNoWriMo 2019: Day 18--Feelings....

Day 18 Word Count Target: 30,006

There is an endless array of words to describe or define how our characters are feeling...but more often than not we struggle to find just the right word we want. Something deeper than happy, sad, or mad. A synonym finder can help, but if you don't know quite where to begin, perhaps one of these will help.

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Word of the Day 11/18/19 Gallimaufry

Gallimaufry (noun)
gallimaufry [ gal-uh-maw-free ]

noun, plural gal·li·mau·fries. Chiefly Literary.
1. a hodgepodge; jumble; confused medley.
2. a ragout or hash.

selection, garbage, salmagundi, jumble, array, group, variety, potpourri, sort, mixture, diversity, combination, hodgepodge, collection, choice, mishmash, kind, patchwork, medley, miscellany

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Origin: 1545–55; < Middle French galimafree kind of sauce or stew, probably a conflation of galer to amuse oneself (see gallant) and Picard dialect mafrer to gorge oneself (< Middle Dutch moffelen to eat, nosh)

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