Tuesday, 5 April 2011

Word of the Day

This word was discovered whilst reading Lolita (yes the slightly pervy novel with graphic fantasies)and it is...


1. A sudden outburst of emotion or action

2. A sudden attack, recurrence, or intensification of a disease.

3. A spasm or fit; a convulsion.

Sentence example: Talia broke into a paroxysm of laughter at the idea of Jessica playing hockey

By Talia

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