Word of the Day Archive
Thursday August 12, 2010
1. To talk with extravagant enthusiasm.
2. To speak or write rhapsodies.
Restaurateur-turned-produce-broker Andy Ayers is never hesitant to rhapsodize about his experiences with locally grown food.
-- Joe Bonwich, "Melon mania," Great Falls Tribune, July, 2010.
I cannot rhapsodize here, as the noted fresco of the Last Supper is so vilely defaced as almost to obliterate all original lines.
-- Annie S. Wolf, Pictures and portraits of foreign travel
Rhapsodize connects to ancient Greek rhapsodes, professional reciters of poetry.