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Word of the Day 7/28/14 El Dorado

El Dorado (noun)
El Do·ra·do [el duh-rah-doh, -rey- or, Spanish, el daw-rah-thaw for 1, 2; el duh-rey-doh for 3, 4]


noun
1. a legendary treasure city of South America, sought by the early Spanish explorers.
2. any place offering great wealth.
3. a city in S Arkansas.
4. a town in S Kansas.

Origin: First Known Use: 1596; Spanish, literally, the gilded one

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

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erinm_4600
Jul. 28th, 2014 01:39 pm (UTC)
El Door-ado!

*starts plotting something Ozish....*
simplyn2deep
Jul. 28th, 2014 02:50 pm (UTC)
You might want to hold off on the Ozish fic...I think Oz is tomorrow's word? I don't remember, but it's one of the made up land words I picked.
kaige68
Jul. 28th, 2014 02:52 pm (UTC)
OR...

She could write two!
erinm_4600
Jul. 28th, 2014 02:55 pm (UTC)
Oz happens to be one of the only fandoms I am completely comfortable with.
kaige68
Jul. 28th, 2014 02:59 pm (UTC)
HA!!

Excellent!

Two! Two fics!
simplyn2deep
Jul. 28th, 2014 02:59 pm (UTC)
Yes. that is true. I didn't think of that (obviously)
kaige68
Jul. 28th, 2014 03:01 pm (UTC)
;)
erinm_4600
Jul. 28th, 2014 02:55 pm (UTC)
LOL

There is never too much Oz.
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