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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Rev. Rowan Redbeard on Sun Aug 25, 2013 8:25 pm

New Manual
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what they no longer ship with software.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Mon Aug 26, 2013 2:33 am

dissimile
-noun
comparison or illustration by contraries.
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby pieces o'nine on Mon Aug 26, 2013 4:09 am

dissimile
-noun phrase
comparison or illustration by contraries: dissimile is more convincing than datsimile.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Tue Aug 27, 2013 11:09 am

maslin
-noun
1. a mixture of different grains, flours, or meals, especially rye mixed with wheat.
2. bread made from such a mixture of grains.
3. a mixture; medley.
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby bacon on Tue Aug 27, 2013 11:12 am

baclin
-noun
a mixture of different bacons
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter on Tue Aug 27, 2013 12:11 pm

maslin's hierarchy
-noun
spelt at the top, then sunflower, then rye, then wheat, then barley, then rice, then unidentifiable stuff you swept of the silo floor at the bottom.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Wed Aug 28, 2013 1:18 am

dimissile
-noun
what di army shoots at di enemy.

xmaslin
-noun
a mixture of different religious holidays.
"Mit der Dummheit kämpfen Götter selbst vergebens."
("Against stupidity, the gods themselves contend in vain.")
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:48 am

tenace
-noun
a sequence of two high cards of the same suit that lack an intervening card to be in consecutive order, as the ace and queen.
"How is it that hardly any major religion has looked at science and concluded, 'This is better than we thought! The Universe is much bigger than our prophets said, grander, more subtle, more elegant. God must be even greater than we dreamed'? Instead they say, 'No, no, no! My god is a little god, and I want him to stay that way.'" - Carl Sagan

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby bacon on Wed Aug 28, 2013 12:20 pm

PKMKII wrote:tenace
-noun
a sequence of two high cards of the same suit that lack an intervening card to be in consecutive order, as the ace and queen.


2. blackjack
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter on Wed Aug 28, 2013 4:19 pm

tenalady
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a female gambler holding a good hand who doesn't want to leave the table to visit the bathroom.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli on Wed Aug 28, 2013 5:15 pm

^ :lol:
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:59 pm

ninefour
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a sequence of two random cards of no particular suit that lack any value in any card game imaginable.
"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 black bart on Thu Aug 29, 2013 5:36 am

Texas Holdem n.

1. I don't really know...but I think it's got something to do with Dolly Parton.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Thu Aug 29, 2013 11:18 am

yarrish
-adjective
having a rough, dry taste.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby pieces o'nine on Thu Aug 29, 2013 10:02 pm

yarrrghish
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reminiscent of fish'ead stoo
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