#1-Words That Sound Right

 

I like words.

Well, duh! I write books.

I like the word speedily. It’s one of those words that sounds like what it means…at least to me. Some others are gargoyle—sounds monstrous and evil; lizard—sounds scaly and fast-moving; and carnival—sounds bouncy and fun.

I am building a collection of words like this on my website. If you want to add one to my list—and I don’t mean obvious words that imitate sounds like buzz or plop or fizzle—please enter it below.

Oh…and I’m not looking for the real definition of your word. Please write down the definition that you think makes the word  sound like what it really means…like I did above with gargoyle, lizard, and carnival.


Tell me what your cool words are!

Your First Name:

Your Last Initial:

Your Email Address:

Your State or Province:

Cool word:

Definition:

If I really like your suggestion, I’ll put it in my list below (with your name alphabetically), but it might take me a while, because my mom says homework comes first.

If yours is a made-up word, it will be in  italics…like the first part of this sentence. Click the plus (+) button to zoom in, use the little up and down arrows to scroll through the list of cool words, and use the big up and down arrows to scroll through the pages. It’s in alphabetical order by your first name. Or, you can click here to open the list in a new window.

 

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Comments from my Readers & Friends

  1. Hey Cheesie it’s me Kaitlyn. You signed my Cheesie Mack is not
    a genius or anything last Thursday or Friday but I got it yesterday. I started reading my book ever since yesterday, and I’m almost finished!! I love, love, love this book so far, and now YOU’RE my favorite author!! P.S please tell me if you like my cool word gobblefunk. It means groovy music that turkeys dance to.

  2. hey cheesie what do ya think of this rap WOO WOO WOO yeah woo bring it on sucker this my kind of fight yeah woo bring it on sucker this is my kind of fight woo just long time out scratch that woo to the left to right woo to the left to right woo yeah bring it on ya bring uh bring it bring bring bring bring it on WWWWWWWWWWWOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO