Juvenescent a. Becoming youthful. An extraordinary word, when you think about it. After all, no one does this. Why should there be a word for it?
Each Tuesday, we’ll offer up a Superior Word for the edification of our Superior Readers, via the volumes of the inimitable Peter Bowler. You can purchase all or any of the four Superior Person’s Books of Words from the Godine website. Juvenescent appears in the Second.