Word of the Day

March 10, 2014

Pyrrhic is an adjective describing something achieved at excessive cost or costly to the point of negating or outweighing expected benefits.

“Evita” shows the pyrrhic life of Eva Peron who was adored by the lower class but violently hated by the Argentine upper class and military.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s