Friday, July 8, 2011


The word today is GALLIARD: definition here

"Rock the Thesaurus” today, and rocking we are. Make up new definitions for this word and post them under comments. The weirder, the better.

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  1. Galliard : a new massage therapy where the masseuse lightly steps on your back five times back and forth in fifty five minutes tops using renaissance music

  2. Galliard: English surname made famous by the actor Charles Dance who adopted it in an attempt to revive his career.

  3. Galliard (adj.) : Description applied to themselves by sailors aboard the Spanish Armada, as it sailed en route to England. "Come and fight with us, if you think you're galli'ard enough!" (attr. to Commodore Gonzales). Appellation fell into disuse after most of the Spanish galleons were dispatched by the ships of Francis Drake, who really WAS 'ard enough.

  4. Galliard (from Lat Gallus, chicken, and the suffix - ard) - Culinary term for a chicken anus, a delicacy in French cuisine.