roorback

Pronounced: RULL-back, noun

Notes: I did not know this word, but some may


Yesterday’s word

The word palilogy is “a repetition of words, especially for emphasis”

Background / Comments

The word comes from Greek palin (again) and -logy (words). The first half of the word is the source of the word palindrome.

First usage

This word came into our language in the early 1700s

Published by Richard

Christian, lover-of-knowledge, Texan, and other things.

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