envisage

Pronounced: in-VIH-zihj, verb

Notes: I actually did know this word, but it has an interesting history, so check it out tomorrow


Yesterday’s word

The word kinesics is “the study of body movements, such as gestures or facial expressions, as a form of communication.

Background / Comments

This word was created by Ray Birdwhistell. It comes from Green kinesis (motion), from kinein (to move).

First usage

This word is from the early 1950s

Published by Richard

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

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