Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Word of the Day

pal·i·node [pal-uh-nohd] -noun
  1. a poem in which the poet retracts something said in an earlier poem.
  2. a recantation.
Usage example: It seems to me that Palin's half of the campaign is full of palinodes - first she lies, then she spins to hide it.

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