Friday, March 03, 2017

Word of the day: indite

The word of the day is indite:

  1. to compose or write, as a poem.
  2. to treat in a literary composition.
  3. Obsolete. to dictate.
  4. Obsolete. to prescribe.

"So I kissed his hand, and lay quiet, while he proceeded to indite a note to Biddy, with my love in it."

 - Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

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