strange and obscure words



aeviternity – eternal existence.
acquiesce – to accept something reluctantly but without protest.
celestial – positioned in or relating to the sky, or outer space as observed in astronomy or belonging/relating to heaven.
dystopia – an imaginary place of total misery; metaphor for hell.
idiosyncratic – relating to idiosyncrasy; peculiar or individual.
interstellar – occurring or situated between stars.
melisma – a musical term used to describe the singing of a single syllable of text while moving between several different notes in succession.
oraculardifficult to interpret; enigmatic.
superlunary – belonging to a higher world.
zeitgeist – the defining spirit or mood of a particular period of history as shown by the ideas and beliefs of the time.
zephyr – a slight warm breeze.

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