Friday, April 21, 2006

Wonderful Word #8

Implacable (im-PLAK-uh-bull), adjective:
Definition: Incapable of being pacified.

Hasn't your mom ever told you, "¡Ya! ¡Aplácate!" - Root word: aplacar, which means to peace out, to calm. Soooo, hence the word implacable.

[Previous Wonderful Words: Optimism, Assiduous, Serendipity, Serene, Loquacious, Duplicitous, Mellifluous]

3 Comments:

  1. chelsea_bauer said...
    Hi again Roy of TX... I found my cousin "Roy"'s blog... its http://howroyisdoing.blogspot.com/
    Happy you found your life as you left it... hope you didn't find any gum under those tables! That makes us former Circuit 21b'ers look bad.
    MarVel said...
    I bet your mom used that phrase on you all the time. J/K
    Roy said...
    actually.... she did....

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