A-Z Challenge: A is for…


akimboAkimbo
[uhkim-boh]
adjective, adverb
1. with hand on hip and elbow bent outward: to stand with arms akimbo.

azimuthAzimuth
[azuh-muh th]
noun
1. Astronomy, Navigation. the arc of the horizon measured clockwise from the south point, in astronomy, or from the north point, in navigation, to the point where a vertical circle through a given heavenly body intersects the horizon.
2.
Surveying, Gunnery. the angle of horizontal deviation, measured clockwise, of a bearing from a standard direction, as from north or south.

 

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6 thoughts on “A-Z Challenge: A is for…

  1. I was going to choose words images and meanings, I love yours and it is far better than I had planned so I am glad I chose What’s in a Name instead!
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  2. I’ve always thought “akimbo” was a strange word. Never thought of it in context of that classic Superman post. How appropriate!

    Arlee Bird
    A to Z Challenge Co-host
    Tossing It Out

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