Re: Word of the Day "Game"

this is not a game?

POSTED: Tue Mar 22, 2016 11:53 am

affinal, \a-fahyn-l, uh-fahyn-l, af-ahyn-l\, adjective
1. related by or concerning marriage.
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POSTED: Sat May 14, 2016 5:39 pm

forthwith, [fawrth-with, -with , fohrth-] , adverb
1. immediately; at once; without delay.

pretty easy mode??



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POSTED: Sun May 15, 2016 10:36 am

gaucherie, noun, [goh-shuh-reez; French gohshuh-ree]
1. lack of social grace, sensitivity, or acuteness; awkwardness; crudeness; tactlessness.
2. an act, movement, etc., that is socially graceless, awkward, or tactless.

Another pretty easy one if you have an awkward or tactless character? ;DD
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POSTED: Thu May 19, 2016 8:41 am

furphy \FUR-fee\ noun
1. Australian. a false report; rumor.

First of all, I kept reading this as Furby. Secondly -- Alaine is this a word. o_o



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POSTED: Thu May 19, 2016 9:32 am

Vesper wrote:
furphy \FUR-fee\ noun
1. Australian. a false report; rumor.

First of all, I kept reading this as Furby. Secondly -- Alaine is this a word. o_o


SURE IS
"don't tell a fib" = "don't tell a furphy" (oooold slang)


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POSTED: Thu Jun 30, 2016 8:15 am

Dis one is easy???
towser, noun [TOU-zer]
1. a big dog.
2. Informal. a big, hearty person, especially one who is very energetic: He is a towser for rough outdoor work.



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POSTED: Sat Jul 16, 2016 5:33 pm

Interesting word -- and a good one for those who use/study Low Speech? :D
zoosemiotics, noun [zoh-uh-see-mee-ot-iks]
1. the study of the sounds and signals used in animal communication, as song in birds or tail-wagging in dogs.



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POSTED: Fri Jul 22, 2016 7:43 am

woolgathering, noun, [woo l-gath-er-ing]
1. indulgence in idle fancies and in daydreaming; absentmindedness: His woolgathering was a handicap in school.
2. gathering of the tufts of wool shed by sheep and caught on bushes.

Easy one today!
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Lorraine
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POSTED: Sat Dec 31, 2016 9:11 am

toodle-oo, interjection, Informal.
1.goodbye; so long.



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