The obscure word of the week is anomie

look_it_up_T httpwww.clipartpal.comclipart_pdeducationdictionary_10586.htmlThis week’s obscure English word is anomie.

It means lack of the usual ethical standards. I can think of at least one subculture in New Zealand’s intellectual world that deserves it. Your challenge? Write a sentence (or two) in the comments using this word.

Copyright © Matthew Wright 2017

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2 thoughts on “The obscure word of the week is anomie

  1. Due to the anomic behavior of the president and his entire cabinet, every person on the ethics committee had a nervous breakdown. Their seats were never filled.

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