Here is a project by “The Project Twins” who went out and illustrated some of the most unusual and rarely spoken words found in the English language. You can check more of project at the link given below.
Hope this post also helps you increase your vocabulary, who knows when someone might speak out these words haha!
A person whose hair has never been cut.
The practice of destroying, often ceremoniously, books or other written material and media.
The pathological belief that one is inhabited by an evil spirit.
The conversion of something into its opposite.
Swaggering; empty boasting; blustering manner or behavior; ostentatious display.
To have a paralysing or mesmerising effect on; Stupefy or Petrify.
The character flaw or error of a tragic hero that leads to his downfall.
Unspeakable or too odious to be expressed or mentioned.
The casting of an evil eye.
The science of putting people to death.
A person with a slender, thin, or frail body.
Wandering over hills and mountains.
Production of knowledge.
Bringing omens or unnatural or supernatural manifestations.
The act of cultivating, or growing and grooming, a mustache, beard, sideburns or other facial hair.
A rare nineteenth-century word for a wooden toy which briefly became a political insult.
A knockout punch, either verbal or physical.
Possessing a violent desire to write.
A disorder characterised by an uncontrollable urge to dance.
A romantic mood brought on by Spring.