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Re: Word of the Day

Postby black bart on Thu Feb 28, 2013 8:02 am

Infame v.

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Thu Feb 28, 2013 12:49 pm

scourage
-noun
refuse water after scouring.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Thu Feb 28, 2013 1:30 pm

scourage
-noun
The rage of a scullery maid envious of those with social advantages.
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
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-- Philip K Dick

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby black bart on Fri Mar 01, 2013 9:13 am

Scouseage noun

1. There was the Dark Age, The Middle Age and then some bugger built Liverpool!
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Fri Mar 01, 2013 9:03 pm

muller
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1. an implement of stone or other substance with a flat base for grinding paints, powders, etc., on a slab of stone or the like.
2. any of various mechanical devices for grinding.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Sat Mar 02, 2013 11:48 am

satiety
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the state of being satiated; surfeit.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli on Sat Mar 02, 2013 4:51 pm

presatiety [n]

the state when there is room for just one more wafer.

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:56 pm

PKMKII wrote:muller
-noun
1. an implement of stone or other substance with a flat base for grinding paints, powders, etc., on a slab of stone or the like.
2. any of various mechanical devices for grinding.

3. one who mulls.
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick

OK, now let's look at four dimensions on the blackboard.
-- Dr. Joy

English isn't much of a language for swearing. When I studied Ancient Greek I was delighted to discover a single word - Rhaphanidosthai - which translates roughly as "Be thou thrust up the fundament with a radish for adultery."
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Sat Mar 02, 2013 7:58 pm

PKMKII wrote:satiety
-noun
the state of being satiated; surfeit.

sachetity
noun
the state of being placed into a sachet
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby pieces o'nine on Sat Mar 02, 2013 9:09 pm

sashayiety
noun
The condition of walking funny.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Helium Hands on Sat Mar 02, 2013 10:46 pm

Sashaypiously

noun

The act of walking like a priest.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby pieces o'nine on Sat Mar 02, 2013 11:08 pm

sesheta
noun
1. Ancient Egyptian mysteries
2. female <equivalent> of sesha, scribe.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Sat Mar 02, 2013 11:33 pm

sesheek
noun
a mysterious lyric in the disco song Freak Out
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
-- Friedrich Schiller (1759–1805)
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
-- Philip K Dick

OK, now let's look at four dimensions on the blackboard.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter on Sun Mar 03, 2013 8:58 am

ET, the Extra Terrestrial wrote:sesheek
noun
a mysterious lyric in the disco song Freak Out

Ha-ha! ET likes Disco! ET likes Disco!

Satayeti
-noun
Chinese-American dish consisting of grilled Sasquatch coated in a peanut, coconut milk and chilli sauce.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Nef Yoo BlackBeard on Sun Mar 03, 2013 10:14 am

Pinochle .

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