Words

Some interesting words whose meanings I found on the Internet.

1. Badinage — teasing conversation; light, playful banter

2. Blithe — gay; joyous; lacking seriousness or due thought.

3. Nettle — to irritate, vex.

4. Vainglorious — excessively boastful, conceited.

5. Magniloquent — pompous and extravagant in speech.

6. Malingerer — one who feigns illness to escape duty.

7. Facetious — humorous.

8. Foible — minor weakness or failing of character.

9. Sartorial — pertaining to tailors.

10. Inane — lacking in substance; silly. (as in “inane comments”)

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