I SEE THERE ALSO THE ABILITY TO USE IT….WHY A DOG HAS A HAIR BRUSH BUT NEEDS YOU TO USE IT FOR HIM!
Seems the French have been using this word since 1484…
… and I learned it only just now.
Thank you Anu Garg for the knowledgeable titbits.
Jouissance meaning “Pleasure; ecstasy”
Pronounced as (ZHWEE-sans).
Me thinks that we should be having a lot more of this in seconds and thirds!
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Every day and every word is a delight. Promise.
Thank you Anu Garg.
Illustration: Leah Palmer Preiss