Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Arabesque

Arabesque [ ar-uh'-BESK ]
 noun, adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. (n.) a posture in ballet where the dancer bends forward with one arm and leg extended forward and the other arm and leg extended backwards
2. (n.) an ornate, complex design with intricate geometric, floral and foliate figures
3. (n.) a whimsical, fanciful musical piece esp. one for the piano
4. (adj.) elaborate or like or characterised by an arabesque
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The ballerina was asked to finish the ballet with an arabesque.

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Sundry

Sundry [ SUHN-dree ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 diverse, miscellaneous, various or different, an indeterminate number
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 Personal details should not be aired before all and sundry.