Help support Wordnik (and make this page ad-free) by adopting the word sardoodledom. He was extremely successful in the 40 years from 1860, creating more than 70 plays, some for the French actress Sarah Bernhardt. (The title of one that he wrote for her in 1882, Fédora, gave the English language a word for a new type of hat.) His plays were extravagant spectaculars, full of contrivance and written to a mechanical formula, often being designed as vehicles for famous actors and actresses of the day. So sardoodledom refers to a play with an over-written and melodramatic plot.
Sardoodledom is well written and well edited and will be a nice addition to school and public library collections and individual classroom collections. This author is willing to donate free copies of their book in exchange for reviews and the knowledge that their book is being read and enjoyed. To begin, click the purple email icon to send this author a private email. Be sure to tell synonym reunited the author who you are, what organization you are with, how many books you need, how they will be used, and the number of reviews, if any, you would be able to provide. This author participates in the Readers’ Favorite Free Book Program, which is open to all readers and is completely free. The author will provide you with a free copy of their book in exchange for an honest review.
This delightful picture book will serve as elementary school teachers’ favorite way to introduce students to the concept of homophones, oxymorons, palindromes and other varied ways of spelling words. Sardoodledom will serve as a good introduction to upcoming spelling bees which can rain terror in the minds of young students. The colorful pen and ink illustrations by Jessia Warrick suit the text quite well.
You and the author will discuss what sites you will post your review to and what kind of copy of the book you would like to receive (eBook, PDF, Word, paperback, etc.). You can contribute this audio pronunciation of sardoodledom to HowToPronounce dictionary. There’s a hilarious video of one of the 2007 spellers getting this word on youtube.Just search sardoodledom.
His last big success was the historical play Madame Sans-Gêne in 1892, seen in 1897 in an English version starring Ellen Terry in the Lyceum Theatre in London. You must — there are over 200,000 words in our free online dictionary, but you are looking for one that’s only in the Merriam-Webster Unabridged Dictionary.