Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
simplyn2deep
1_million_words

  • Location:

Word of the Day 11/09/19 Recherché

Recherché (adjective)
recherché [ ruh-shair-shey, ruh-shair-shey; French ruh-sher-shey ]


adjective
1. sought out with care.
2. very rare, exotic, or choice; arcane; obscure.
3. of studied refinement or elegance; precious; affected; pretentious.

WORDS RELATED TO RECHERCHÉ
limited, unusual, singular, uncommon, occasional, extraordinary, strange, unlikely, subtle, scarce, unique, unthinkable, great, delicate, rich, priceless, exquisite, exclusive, selected, preferred

See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com

Origin: 1715–25; < French, past participle of rechercher to search for carefully; see research

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
Tags: daily: word of the day
Subscribe

  • Word of the Day 07/13/24 Demur

    Demur (verb, noun) demur [ dih-mur ] verb (used without object), de·murred, de·mur·ring. 1. to make objection, especially on the grounds of…

  • Word of the Day 07/12/24 Clamor

    Clamor (noun, verb) clamor [ klam-er ] noun 1. a loud uproar, as from a crowd of people: the clamor of the crowd at the gates. 2. a vehement…

  • Word of the Day 07/11/24 Bedevil

    Bedevil (verb) bedevil [ bih-dev-uhl ] verb (used with object), be·dev·iled, be·dev·il·ing or (Especially British) be·dev·illed, be·dev·il·ling.…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

  • 0 comments