Word of the Day #7

Words starting with the letter ‘x’ are hard to come by in English and today I’m presenting to you a word that not only starts with x, but is also extremely rare. It was only recorded in 1592. Take a look-

Xesturgy- the process of polishing stones

Etymology- Greek

Pronunciation-  ɛkstərʤi

Word of the day #4

Today’s word of the day has also been used in the name of my blog, and many people think it’s a deliberate misspelling of the word ‘celebration.’ For those who do, let me tell you, it isn’t. And today, I’m clearing it once and for all.

Cerebration- thinking

Etymology- Latin

Pronunciation- sɛrɪˈbreɪʃ(ə)n