I was reading this AM and the I saw that the word Redolent was the word of the day in the WordPress to write about. Well, I had never had contact with the word so I did some research and found it to be very interesting and it also has a lot of interesting relatives also. Again I like words, I lack knowledge enough to use many of them or comprehend them. If I do use them, they will have to become a part of my everyday life.
Olfactory is a relative of redolent, I would never known that it is a sensory system within the body dealing with “to smell”. I would have interpreted it as an old factory. So I learned a couple of things today. Now, a Latin Verb olère relates to smell.
A word a day keeps the dictionary away.