Highly Selective Thesaurus for the Extraordinarily Literate

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Harper Collins, Mar 17, 2009 - Reference - 224 pages
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Anyone looking to improve his or her vocabulary and anyone who loves words will be enthralled by this unique and impressive thesaurus that provides only the most unusual -- or is it recondite? --words for each entry.
 

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The highly selective thesaurus for the extraordinarily literate

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Ehrlich, coeditor of the Oxford American Dictionary, here indulges his obvious love of uncommon words with a short list of terms paired with an idiosyncratic selection of synonyms. Containing fewer ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
17
Section 3
31
Section 4
61
Section 5
115
Section 6
140
Section 7
151
Section 8
159
Section 9
161
Section 10
189
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About the author (2009)

Eugene Ehrlich wrote and edited numerous reference books on language, including the original Oxford American Dictionary and Amo, Amas, Amat and More.

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