The Globetrotter’s Glossary: Word of the Day is Crepuscularoma


Crepuscularoma (n.)

Variables: None.

Roots: Crepuscular & Aroma (Click on the links to find the meanings of the root words on Merriam-Webster Dictionary).

Definition: The aroma of twilight.

Example: It reminded Lara of what was, and what she believed could have been, as she leaned out of the window–and saw the bicyclists down the road, and the shoppers returned from their exploits–of her empty flat, sniffing in the crepuscularoma.


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Coldnoon (International Journal of Travel Writing & Travelling Cultures) is a refereed, international and interdisciplinary online and print journal that publishes poetry, research papers and nonfiction on the subjects of travel, literary and human geography, psychogeography, and new perspectives on spatiality and travel.