Thursday, December 3, 2009

Verbum, Verba: The Studio Version

{Words To Go With Pictures}

Below, a few words and pictures from the studio yesterday. (Another Verbum, Verba post here.)

piebald |ˈpīˌbôld|
(of a horse) having irregular patches of two colors, typically black and white.

chela 1 |ˈkēlə|
noun ( pl. -lae |-lē; -lī|) Zoology
a pincerlike claw, esp. of a crab or other crustacean. Compare with chelicera.

torpid |ˈtôrpid|
mentally or physically inactive; lethargic : we sat around in a torpid state.
• (of an animal) dormant, esp. during hibernation.

victual |ˈvitl| dated
noun ( victuals)
food or provisions, typically as prepared for consumption.


obeisance |ōˈbāsəns; ōˈbē-|
deferential respect : they paid obeisance to the prince. See note at honor.


  1. You had me at piebald--that is one fabulous photo, my friend! xoxo

  2. en⋅thrall  [en-thrawl]
    to captivate or charm: a performer whose grace, skill, and virtuosity enthrall her audiences.

    Use in a sentence:
    The posts from bigBANG studio never fail to enthrall me.

  3. thank you.
    just thank you. oxoxoxo, deb
    (favorite post possibly ever...)

  4. I believe this is my new favorite blog. Lovely.

  5. thanx for your comments, lily, and you have a great weekend too!
    p.s. part 2 of the matawan backyard wedding is up, if you'd like to check it out.
    p.p.s. i added you to the list of my faves on my blog, because it's true. :)


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