[DWJ] Words

Charlie Butler charles.hannibal at gmail.com
Tue Jun 8 16:05:48 EDT 2010


On 8 June 2010 20:47, Hendon, Alison <A.Hendon at brooklynpubliclibrary.org>wrote::

 mizzle for slight rain going back to 1483,

I'm quite surprised it's that old. I'd assumed it was a relatively recent
portmanteau based on mist+drizzle.

Charlie

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