TUPPER: The word ‘drought’ needs opposite to make it less imposing
Published 09/08/2011, The Daily Republic
There is no entry for “chalant” in the dictionary, and few people are labeled as “canny,” yet lots of people are called “nonchalant” and “uncanny.” Similarly, lots of folks are “uncouth,” but hardly anybody is ever described as “couth.”Word count: 671
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