One of the joys of reading is always discovering new words. Here is a collection of words we don't use enough, and their definitions.
Nuque [nook, nyook]: The back of the neck.
Kinchin [kin-chin]: A child
Hent [hent]: to seize
Definitions as seen on Dictionary.com.
According to spellcheck, nuque, kinchin, and hent are NOT words. A load of hogwash if you ask me.
All right, fellow wordaholics. What are some of your favorite, unusual words?