Saturday, 23 July 2016

Word of the Week - Requiescence

Requiescence

Noun:

A state of rest or repose; peace, quiet

At ease, at leisure

Example:

Such bolts clutched promptly overnight, and launched with the early new morning, shall strike agitated Paris if not into requiescence, yet into wholesome astonishment




Definitions derived from Mirriam Webster and Oxford 

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