Word Nerds 1.7

Word: Miasma

Context: “Go Set a Watchman” Page 270 “If they can’t scare us with the essential inferiority line, they’ll wrap it in a miasma of sex, because that’s the one thing they know is feared in our fundamentalist hearts down her.”

Dictionary Definition: “an unpleasant atmosphere which surrounds something”

Ammon Definition: “the aura surrounding a subject”

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