Memorable Words

  • orrery – model of the solar system, used to be made out of wood
  • cur – rabid dog
  • sca – genre of music that reggae came out of
  • statal – of or relating to a state (usually a nation state)
  • egad – expressing surprise (like oh god)
  • roos – slang for kangaroos
  • gnu – deer like animal found in Africa
  • tse-tse – bees that spread disease
  • petit four – small french pastries