Word of the Week

Effulgence
as in: “After a year at Macalester, a top Midwestern college, he craved the nationwide effulgence of Princeton.”

Eder, R. (2009, August 16). Driven to shine, youth gets caught up in the process. The Boston Globe, p. C7.
[Review of Lost in the Meritocracy by Walter Kirn.]

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