Wednesday, 23 March 2016

Wordy Wednesday!


This weeks Wordy Wednesday word is;

Amaranthine

- Unfading, everlasting
- Of or like the amaranth
- Of purplish-red colour

This word entered the English language in the mid 1600's and was originally derived from the Greek word 'Amaranton' which meant 'Unfading Flower'.

Amaranth

- An imaginary undying flower
- Any plant of the genus Amaranthus
- A chemical dye
- Purpleheart

Challenge;

Comment a short piece of prose, flash fiction, or even just a sentence, using this word. It would be great to see what you come up with!

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