[ taw-tol-uh-jee ]
needless repetition of an idea, especially in words other than those of the immediate context, without imparting additional force or clearness, as in "widow woman"
[ hoog-uh ]
(especially in reference to the Danish lifestyle) the feeling of coziness and contentment evoked by simple comforts, as being wrapped in a blanket, having good conversations, enjoying food, etc.
[ yoo-fuh-nee ]
agreeableness of sound; pleasing effect to the ear, especially a pleasant sounding or harmonious combination or succession of words
[ meel-flur ]
having a background sprinkled with representations of flowers, as certain tapestries or pieces of glasswork
[ flech-uh-rahyz ]
to chew (food) slowly and thoroughly
[ pay-lon ]
a marking post or tower for guiding aviators, frequently used in races
[ vuh-gair-ee-uhs ]
erratic and unpredictable in behavior or direction
[ drohk ]
a valley with steeply sloping sides
[ yoh-muhn ]
performed in a workmanlike, valiant, and useful manner, especially in situations involving a great deal of effort
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