Wondrous Words Wednesday is a weekly meme where we share new (to us) words that we’ve encountered in our reading and is hosted by Bermuda Onion.
I haven't come across very new words lately so I thought I would share some old posts I wrote about the meaning of some words.
A must have when we visit Montreal!!
Steamie - where Glasgow women would wash their clothes in a public washhouse (steamie).
According to Allotment 2 Kitchen's blog where I first came across this expression it now refers to a "gossip room". The Scotsman newspaper online has a blog called "The Steamie".
I took these photos when we were in Glasgow at the People's Palace and Winter Gardens.