[ fes-tee-nah len-te; English fe-stahy-nuh len-tee, fe-stee-nuh len-tey ]
/ fɛsˈti nɑ ˈlɛn tɛ; English fɛˈstaɪ nə ˈlɛn ti, fɛˈsti nə ˈlɛn teɪ /
make haste slowly.
Fancy Words For Everyday ActivitiesHumming (is so boring) Yet, bombinating sounds much more interesting! This word may sound a bit like bumblebee, which is kind of neat as it means “to hum, or buzz.” First published in the late 1800s, bombinate and bombilate are twins with family-tree roots tangled in both Greek and Latin derivatives (confusing) that lead to the late Latin bombilāre, or “to hum.” Breathing (is so …
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/ Latin (fɛsˈtiːnə ˈlɛntɪ) /
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