Daily Prompts- Some obscure words

Wordsmiths are urging us to use recondite words

What’s that you ask; it means obscure words

If you don’t know the meaning of a word, it’s difficult

To find appropriate usage for these words

Writers show great resolve and hardihood

When they give in to the urges of fulfilling these expectations

Sometimes it feels like you’re getting a jab of a needle

The scuttlebutt has it that this is prompted by

A desire to test our knowledge and educate us further

In response to the following prompts;




Inoculate, Needle, Jab





Word of the day challenge;




20 thoughts on “Daily Prompts- Some obscure words

  1. I had to look up two 🙂 It is fun to learn new words. But also sometimes difficult to use them correctly.
    When some challenge words come from the Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows… well that’s a whole new ballgame!

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