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Thread #43422 Message #634011
Posted By: Murray MacLeod
23-Jan-02 - 04:14 PM
Thread Name: BS: Another great word: pusillanimous
Subject: RE: BS: Another great word: pusillanimous
It is a great word. I acquired most of the Latin-derived part of my vocabulary from the novels of P G Wodehouse, and I recollect that "pusillanimous" was a favorite epithet of one of his characters, although I cannot remember which one.