A-Z Challenge: I is for…


ImbroglioImbroglio
[im-brohl-yoh]
noun, plural imbroglios.
1. a misunderstanding, disagreement, etc., of a complicated or bitter nature, as between persons or nations.
2. an intricate and perplexing state of affairs; a complicated or difficult situation.
3. a confused heap.

217C-Image Isthmus of DarienIsthmus
[is-muh s]
noun, plural isthmuses, isthmi [is-mahy]
1. a narrow strip of land, bordered on both sides by water, connecting two larger bodies of land.
2. Anatomy, Zoology. a connecting, usually narrow, part, organ, or passage, especially when joining structures or cavities larger than itself.
3. Ichthyology. the narrow fleshy area between the sides of the lower jaw of a fish.

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4 thoughts on “A-Z Challenge: I is for…

  1. Gosh, I hope my kinders that I taught so long ago don’t recall that I pronounced isthmus constantly wrong (th sound always thrown in there – ugh). Love the visuals that go along with both vocabulary words!

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