Daily Archives: April 18, 2010


Abecedarian (a-be-ce-da’-ri-an): An acrostic whose letters do not spell a word but follow the order (more or less) of the alphabet.

A beautiful cow danced elegantly for her elementary school’s spring play–it was my 8-year-old daughter rocking out in the cow costume we made.

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Definition courtesy of “Silva Rhetoricae” (rhetoric.byu.edu)