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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter on Mon Nov 11, 2013 2:39 pm

tractable
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followed a boy cow home to find out where it lived [/nef_yoo]
"I don't mean to sound bitter, cynical or cruel; but I am, so that's how it comes out." ~ Bill Hicks.
"To argue with a person who has renounced reason is like administering medicine to the dead." ~ Thomas Paine.
"One should not believe everything one reads on the internet." ~ Abraham Lincoln.
"If you're making a political point wearing a balaclava, you're a c***. It was true for the IRA and it's true now." ~ daftbeaker.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Temp0ral on Mon Nov 11, 2013 8:42 pm

tractorble
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1. easily managed or controlled by a tractor
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Tue Nov 12, 2013 1:29 am

track-table
-noun
a device for discovering the whereabouts of wayward furniture.
"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 Roy Hunter on Tue Nov 12, 2013 3:36 am

intractable
-verb
followed a boy cow home, but it managed to lose me.
"I don't mean to sound bitter, cynical or cruel; but I am, so that's how it comes out." ~ Bill Hicks.
"To argue with a person who has renounced reason is like administering medicine to the dead." ~ Thomas Paine.
"One should not believe everything one reads on the internet." ~ Abraham Lincoln.
"If you're making a political point wearing a balaclava, you're a c***. It was true for the IRA and it's true now." ~ daftbeaker.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Tue Nov 12, 2013 2:09 pm

febrile
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pertaining to or marked by fever; feverish.
"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

"To doubt everything or to believe everything are two equally convenient solutions; both dispense with the necessity of reflection." - Henri Poincaré
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli on Tue Nov 12, 2013 4:22 pm

gerbrile [a]

pertaining to or marked by gerbils; gerbilish

furbrile [a]

pertaining to or marked by an over abundance of body hair.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter on Tue Nov 12, 2013 6:28 pm

retractable
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I lost the boy cow for a while, but then I picked up it's trail again.
"I don't mean to sound bitter, cynical or cruel; but I am, so that's how it comes out." ~ Bill Hicks.
"To argue with a person who has renounced reason is like administering medicine to the dead." ~ Thomas Paine.
"One should not believe everything one reads on the internet." ~ Abraham Lincoln.
"If you're making a political point wearing a balaclava, you're a c***. It was true for the IRA and it's true now." ~ daftbeaker.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Tue Nov 12, 2013 10:21 pm

tractable
-verb
receptive to suggestions found in religious pamphlets

febile
-adjective
weakened by fever
"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 Nef Yoo BlackBeard on Wed Nov 13, 2013 4:38 am

admirable - um um et meenz ya reely lyk tha boy cow a lotz rrrrrrrrr
cabin boy fir hyer. jyint hat no hextra charj.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII on Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:41 pm

subjoin
-verb
1. to add at the end, as of something said or written; append.
2. to place in sequence or juxtaposition to something else.
"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 DavidH on Wed Nov 13, 2013 12:47 pm

zebra
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What ze French lady wear under ze dress
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Nef Yoo BlackBeard on Wed Nov 13, 2013 1:23 pm

crow bar: um um um et b a big ness inna twee warr tha big blak burdyz go fer grog
rrrrrr
cabin boy fir hyer. jyint hat no hextra charj.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter on Wed Nov 13, 2013 3:40 pm

subjoint
-noun
the flexible middle section of an articulated 'bendy' submarine. cf 'bendy' bus:

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"I don't mean to sound bitter, cynical or cruel; but I am, so that's how it comes out." ~ Bill Hicks.
"To argue with a person who has renounced reason is like administering medicine to the dead." ~ Thomas Paine.
"One should not believe everything one reads on the internet." ~ Abraham Lincoln.
"If you're making a political point wearing a balaclava, you're a c***. It was true for the IRA and it's true now." ~ daftbeaker.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Nef Yoo BlackBeard on Wed Nov 13, 2013 8:06 pm

subjoint
-noon
um um
et not a berwy gud stinkee cigeret
rrrrrrrr
cabin boy fir hyer. jyint hat no hextra charj.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ET, the Extra Terrestrial on Thu Nov 14, 2013 1:39 am

rubjoin
-noun
a combination of foreplay and sexual intercourse.
"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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