flocculent : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s having a fluffy character or appearance
- Why then should this flocculent lassitude be incurable? Kansas City, Kansas, proves that even Kansas City needn't always be Missourible.
- In the black country, Orwell first took lodgings above a shop that sold nothing much but "black tripe" (the "grey flocculent stuff" and the "ghostly translucent feet of pigs .
- Winston Churchill in guardian.co.uk
Winston Churchill, writes Gowers, promoted the virtue of the short and simple phrase; yet it was Churchill, in his account of the second world war, who talked about "flocculent" thinking, instead of "woolly" thinking, "and so conveys to his readers...