arcadian

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Definition: (adjective) <i>(Used with regard to idealized country life)</i> Idyllically rustic. Synonyms: bucolic, pastoral. Usage: Often she found herself dreaming of the arcadian days of her people, when they had not lived in cities nor been vexed with labor unions and employers' associations. Discuss

friable

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Definition: (adjective) Easily broken into small fragments or reduced to powder. Synonyms: crumbly. Usage: The men disturbed the loose, friable earth of the slope … disclosing human bones already nearly uncovered by the action of water and frost. Discuss