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Words of the Day — January 12, 2013

January 14, 2013 - Scott Viau
Brocade — bro-KADE — a rich, usually silk, cloth with raised pattern, typically with gold or silver thread mixed in fop — FAWP — an affected, pompous dandy, much concerned with outer appearances

Example: "Description on a tombstone in 'Django': 'Here resides a slave owner, a brocaded fop and master of Candyland.'"

 
 
 

 

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