If you're a sesquipedalian (or just a plain old logophile), then you know the power of a prodigious vocabulary. Sometimes it's about adding to your stockpile of words, so you always have the perfect verbiage for any situation. And sometimes... you just come across a marvelous word, and you simply must find a way to shoehorn it into your personal lexicon. I mean, you can never know too many words or read too many books (if you did, you would be a bibliobibuli). Here are a few obscure, splendiferous, and all around awesome words you should incorporate into their daily vocab, especially if you're a book-lover.
Most book-lovers are already way ahead of the game when it comes to having a tremendous vocabulary, anyway. Fiction readers especially tend to have a higher than average vocabulary, with hardcore readers knowing about 8,000 more words than people who only read "somewhat." But why stop there? The more words you know the more you'll get out of the next book you read, right? The more you'll be inspired to learn. And the more you'll sound impressive and/or overly loquacious on first dates. So if you love to read, here are 25 stupendous words to sprinkle casually throughout your daily speech: