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Old 06.09.2007, 12:36
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Perspicacious .... sadly little used. Had it once in a reference letter.
.....a new one on me but like it. Will make it my mission today to squeeze it in to general convo.
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Old 06.09.2007, 12:42
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Re: Word of the day

Jack-A-Napes

recently read it in HG Wells' Kipps - referring to any Tom, Dick or Harry
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Old 06.09.2007, 12:47
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Re: Word of the day

Lollygagging. Lollygagger. To Lollygag.
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Old 06.09.2007, 12:48
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Re: Word of the day

I also love using troglodyte, wizened, surreptitious, diaphanous to name but a few...think its all in the phonetics
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Old 06.09.2007, 12:53
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Re: Word of the day

Phantasmagoria:

1. A shifting series or succession of things seen or imagined, as in a dream.
2. Any constantly changing scene.
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Old 06.09.2007, 12:53
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ABSQUATULATE
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Old 06.09.2007, 12:55
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Lollygagging. Lollygagger. To Lollygag.
description of you in the Tallacker then ?
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Re: Word of the day

From JVC's link - Skedaddle. Excellent word.
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description of you in the Tallacker then ?
Yeah maybe, but I got there in the end...
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Old 06.09.2007, 13:04
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Yeah maybe, but I got there in the end...
was she effervescent ?

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Old 06.09.2007, 13:05
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Re: Word of the day

I'm afraid you have me utterly discombobulated with that one...
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Old 06.09.2007, 16:50
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Re: Word of the day

salacious, lascivious, lecherous
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salacious, lascivious, lecherous
form an orderly queue ....
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Old 06.09.2007, 17:01
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Re: Word of the day

Exemplary!
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Re: Word of the day

I'm aspeptic, frasmotic, almost computous to cause you such sincere incombobulations!!!!

Surprised that no one has got round to this -

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Old 10.09.2007, 09:43
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Re: Word of the day

egregious, ignoramous, pettifogger
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Old 10.09.2007, 09:52
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Re: Word of the day

How about Paraphernalia? another one of me mums.

"I want you out of this room now and take all yer paraphernalia with you"!
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Paraphernalia to me has always had a very specific meaning. Mainly relating to drugs. Is that why your mom was kicking you out?

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Paraphernalia to me has always had a very specific meaning. Mainly relating to drugs. Is that why your mom was kicking you out?
Nah, that was long before i even knew about them
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Re: Word of the day

Grody ... horrifying, outrageous
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