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Word of the Day: Facetious

Posted by ccasc on February 18, 2009

Here it is, folks! Your word of the day for February 18, 2009.

Facetiousadjective. intended to be humorous but often silly or inappropriate.

“You must not think me necessarily foolish because I am facetious, nor will I consider you necessarily wise because you are grave.”
~ Sydney Smith

Enjoy!

– Lauren Bach

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