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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Auntie Blackbeard » Tue Apr 03, 2012 7:39 pm

Zeitgibber n. Thee racket a rooster makes , as a result of zeitgeber .
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:24 am

declension
-noun
1. Grammar.
a. the inflection of nouns, pronouns, and adjectives for categories such as case and number.
b. the whole set of inflected forms of such a word, or the recital thereof in a fixed order.
c. a class of such words having similar sets of inflected forms: the Latin second declension.
2. an act or instance of declining.
3. a bending, sloping, or moving downward: land with a gentle declension toward the sea.
4. deterioration; decline.
5. deviation, as from a standard.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Roy Hunter » Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:46 am

theeclenchin'
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the act of a pirate squeezing their buttocks together after eating Bart Industries® Fish 'Ed Stoo.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli » Wed Apr 04, 2012 8:52 am

Arrrr ye scurvee dog Roy... Oi wert thinkin' along them lines meself! :lol:
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:02 am

kneeclenching

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a basic method of contraception

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:26 pm

cadence
-noun
1. rhythmic flow of a sequence of sounds or words: the cadence of language.
2. (in free verse) a rhythmic pattern that is nonmetrically structured.
3. the beat, rate, or measure of any rhythmic movement: The chorus line danced in rapid cadence.
4. the flow or rhythm of events, especially the pattern in which something is experienced: the frenetic cadence of modern life.
5. a slight falling in pitch of the voice in speaking or reading, as at the end of a declarative sentence.
6. the general modulation of the voice.
7. Music. a sequence of notes or chords that indicates the momentary or complete end of a composition, section, phrase, etc.
-verb
8. to make rhythmical.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ChowMein » Fri Apr 06, 2012 4:53 am

Lol hahahahahaaaaa , reading the last few pages ... Snort .

Ohhhhhhh Fuck me ... I can't take it any more ... You guys Fucking kill me ... I Fucking swear ...

Oh man oh man.....
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TK , ole matey , we've been messing with your thread since day one and it doesn' t seem to faze you .
Did you realize that it would evolve as it did , or become so popular , funny , twisted ?

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Fri Apr 06, 2012 1:15 pm

isomorphic
-adjective
1. Biology. different in ancestry, but having the same form or appearance.
2. Chemistry, Crystallography. isomorphous.
3. Mathematics. pertaining to two sets related by an isomorphism.
"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 » Fri Apr 06, 2012 3:56 pm

isamorphic
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Following the research of Rupert Sheldrake.
ex: Isamorphic, yousamorphic, he/she/itsamorphic unit.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby ChowMein » Fri Apr 06, 2012 10:42 pm

Bart /PoN , sorry about my previous post , it was vodka this week , I feel doubly bad for it wasn't my bottle .
Please delete at your convenience .

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The girls are there too.
Oh well , just one .....

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Sat Apr 07, 2012 11:03 am

headlinese
-noun
using the abbreviated style of headline writers.
"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 Ravi Oli » Sat Apr 07, 2012 5:26 pm

ChowMein wrote:...we've been messing with your thread since day one and it doesn' t seem to faze you ...

My guess is he chalks up a point for every word no one comes up with a smartarse meaning or variation. :haha:
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Sat Apr 07, 2012 10:37 pm

Ravi Oli wrote:
ChowMein wrote:...we've been messing with your thread since day one and it doesn' t seem to faze you ...

My guess is he chalks up a point for every word no one comes up with a smartarse meaning or variation. :haha:


Actually, I'm kind of disappointed when no one comes up with a pun on the WotD.
"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 Tigger_the_Wing » Sun Apr 08, 2012 12:32 am

PKMKII wrote:
Ravi Oli wrote:
ChowMein wrote:...we've been messing with your thread since day one and it doesn' t seem to faze you ...

My guess is he chalks up a point for every word no one comes up with a smartarse meaning or variation. :haha:


Actually, I'm kind of disappointed when no one comes up with a pun on the WotD.


Really?

*Wonders if she has the time to go back through thousands of posts to mess with the ones that were left alone* :whistle:

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Sun Apr 08, 2012 11:24 am

Adelaster
-noun
a provisional name for a plant which has not had its flowers botanically examined, and therefore has not been referred to its proper genus.
"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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