This week’s word is ‘ostent’. As used by Shakespeare, it means appearance; air; mien.
Word of the Week: ‘ostent’ (n.); appearance; air; mien
‘Like one well studied in a sad ostent
To please his grandam, never trust me more.’
Merchant of Venice, II, ii
Voiced by Caitlin Reilly
Caitlin is currently on work experience at the Globe.