June 6th, 2021

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Word of the Day 06/06/21 Avant-Garde

Avant-Garde (noun, adjective)
avant-garde [ uh-vahnt-gahrd, uh-vant-, av-ahnt-, ah-vahnt-; French a-vahn-gard ]

1. the advance group in any field, especially in the visual, literary, or musical arts, whose works are characterized chiefly by unorthodox and experimental methods.

2. of or relating to the experimental treatment of artistic, musical, or literary material.
3. belonging to the avant-garde: an avant-garde composer.
4. unorthodox or daring; radical.

a·vant-gard·ist, noun

hip, head, liberal, lead, progressive, beat, radical, vanguard, experimental, innovative, new, new wave, state-of-the-art, leading-edge, pioneering

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Origin: 1475–85; in sense “vanguard”; < French: literally, fore-guard. See vanguard

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Drabble/Icon Challenge .:. Day6!


Every day you will see a post with 4 prompts like so: 1. a place, 2. a color, 3. an action and 4. a random word.

All you have to do is create an icon or a drabble (or more) for that day using at least one (or more) of the prompts.

There are no other rules! Any fandom/s (or none); any character/s; a one-off each day or a continuous story for several days; post it one day at a time, post 7 creations altogether once a week, or just post in one lump at the end! It's all up to you. Take the prompts and run with them; no interpretation is wrong!

Day 6
1. a place:
a Penthouse
2. a color: Lavender
3. an action: Fall
4. a random word: Tease

Feel free to leave suggestions on this post. All comments are screened.

Good luck and have fun!