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Word of the Week: Fecund

Word of the Week: Fecund

It's a perfect springtime word. It's also an awful-sounding one that — at least for me — tends to conjure the opposite of its meaning. Does it really sound complimentary to tell someone they have a fecund imagination? I say leave this one for Walt Whitman and The New York Times. Main Entry: fe·cund Pronunciation: \ˈfe-kənd, [...]