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From A to Z: Words David Foster Wallace Circled in Dictionary


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David Foster Wallace's marked-up dictionary.
Photo by Pete Smith.

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American Heritage Dictionary page with words circled by David Foster Wallace. Harry Ransom Center.

Dictionary page. Click to enlarge.

American Heritage Dictionary page with words circled by David Foster Wallace. Harry Ransom Center.

abulia

benthos

cete

distichous

exergue

fraktur

gravid

hypocorism

invidious

jacal

kohl

legatee

mendacious

neroli

ort

peccant

quinate

rebus

suint

talion

uxorious

valgus

witenagemot

* No words circled in X, Y, or Z sections of dictionary