Word of the Day: ABRODIETICAL

– from Greek ἁβροδίαιτος (living delicately),
from ἁβρός (graceful, delicate) + δίαιτα (diet [way of feeding]) + -ical 

“…Good lack a day, what pity ’tis such an abrodietical Person should want wherewith to accrew…”

From: A Very Good Wife: a Comedy
George Powell, 1693

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s