Three days ago, I commented on palindromes very briefly. Well, I was working on today’s LA Times crossword (as published in the Michigan Daily) and one of the solutions was “deities.” I realised that “deified” is also a palindrome, and off the top of my head, it takes the prize for Most Obscure Palindromic Word in Everyday Usage.

posted by Chris on 12 March 2003 at 1833 in language


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