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Oct 20 2012

Some Of My Favorite English Wordes

Cabinet.
Wrench.
Thrust.
Ochre.
Swiftly.

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  1. 1
    chigau (違う)

    bookkeeper

  2. 2
    michaeld

    Vorpal

  3. 3
  4. 4
    chigau (違う)

    aluminum and aluminium
    (as a tag-team)

  5. 5
    dlactin

    Unionized or unionized.

  6. 6
    chigau (違う)

    psychic and physics

  7. 7
    Pali

    Negligible.

  8. 8
    SteveV

    Grommet

    Equality

  9. 9
    blindrobin

    All those Anglo-Saxon ones not deemed suitable for polite conversation along with obscure ones best used to create confusion in conversations with attending dilettantes too self-conscious to ask for clarification of meaning as they just nod along.
    Also anything onomatopoeic.

  10. 10
    skeptifem

    unit

  11. 11
    sailor1031

    Pusillanimous. Whenever I hear the word ‘congress’ this word comes instantly to mind.

  12. 12
    xmnr

    Cellar door

    Caribou (a very woody word)

  13. 13
    Argle Bargle

    Antepenultimate.

  14. 14
    Lithified Detritus

    Defenestrate.

    What we ought to do to those pusillanimous dickes in Congress.

  15. 15
    Reptile Dysfunction

    roof rack. sorry, I meant roofrack.
    Or baconnaise.

  16. 16
    Pyra

    Orangutan.

  17. 17
    arrzey

    Orangutan is Malaysian:
    Orang = Man
    Hutan = Forest

    Oranghutan = man of the forest.

  18. 18
    blindrobin

    Noo, noo arrzey nae need fa’ pedantry, maist o’ they ither wairds urnae praiper Anglish as weel.

  19. 19
    trazan

    Gorn is woody.

  20. 20
    skeptifem

    Defenestrate.

    YES. completely. This word needs to be used more.

  21. 21
    chigau (違う)

    ecdysiast

  22. 22
    Isis the Scientist

    Indignant
    Pout

  23. 23
    Beaker

    pus

  24. 24
    eeke

    Vellum. The word “plexus” also has an appeal.

  25. 25
    gingerest

    Fuckknuckle. Banana. Stamp.

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