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Word of the Day — May 9, 2012

May 9, 2012 - Scott Viau
Epicene — eh-pih-SEEN — having the characteristics of both sexes or no characteristics of either sex

Example: "The description of Shakespeare's Puck in a new staging of 'Midsummer Night's Dream' referred to the fairy creature as 'having Bette Davis eyes and an epicene demeanor.'"

 
 

 

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