Word of the Week: Bodacious


bo·da·cious

[boh-dey-shuhs]

–adjective South Midland and Southern U.S.
1.
thorough; blatant; unmistakable: a bodacious gossip.
2.
remarkable; outstanding: a bodacious story.
3.
audacious; bold or brazen.
Source: dictonary.com
bo·da·cious
Predominately used during the 80’s and early 90’s, bodacious is a combination of the words bold and audacious. To be bodacious is to be: impressive, awesome, brave in action, remarkable, prodigious.
Source: urbandictionary.com
Each of us has that right, that possibility, to invent ourselves daily. If a person does not invent herself, she will be invented. So, to be bodacious enough to invent ourselves is wise.”– Maya Angelou –
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~ by mescribe on July 29, 2010.

2 Responses to “Word of the Week: Bodacious”

  1. I haven’t heard this word in forever! Actually I guess it was in that Nelly song. Fun word!

    By the way, I really like the name of your blog.

    • I love this word, it really is fun. Thanks so much for commenting, you’ve made my day! And lovely that you like the name. 🙂

      All my best.

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