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Word of the Week

(use it in a sentence, leave it in a comment!)

bling

[bling]

noun / adjective

noun: expensive and flashy jewellery, clothing, or other possessions; the flaunting of such possessions or the flashy lifestyle associated with it.

adjective: flashy; ostentatious.

They were surprised by all the bling in their old neighbourhood, it used to be so poor.

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5 thoughts on “Word of the Week

  1. Eduardo on said:

    In Paris (it hasn’t left my mind!) the sun is like a bling jewel in a sunny afternoon.

  2. marie on said:

    For years the French president has been criticized for wearing a bling watch and living a flashy lifestyle.

  3. Good sentences you two, and both about France?!

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