Word of the Day – Dec. 22 – Palinode

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Palinode  (PAL-uh-nohd)

Definition:

1. An ode or song recanting or retracting something in an earlier poem.

2. A formal retraction.

Sample sentence: Leslie Gore’s “It’s Judy’s Turn to Cry” is a palinode to “It’s My Party.”

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