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New words - 24 November 2014

ped-text verb to text someone while walking

I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

kill switch noun a facility which renders a handset useless if it is stolen … 94 more words

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Luka Radicevic reblogged this on English by Luka.

New words - 24 November 2014

ped-text verb to text someone while walking

I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

kill switch noun a facility which renders a handset useless if it is stolen … 94 more words

New Words

What an auspicious week Ive had

If I had to describe my week in one word I’d have to say, it was fairly “auspicious”. Tom finally spent his birthday money — he also bought me a new top which was actually a bribe so that I would go with him to see… 404 more words

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Embrasion

Embrasion – when a group of people embrace something you want them to embrace.

Embrasion… feel free to use it yourself.

Just remember, you heard it here first.

Jon Friesch

Declaring war on the word LUCK

Have you ever noticed how writers, and the general public, love to throw around the word ‘luck’? Well, I have, and I have grown to loathe it. 501 more words

Writing

New words - 10 November 2014

smart gun noun a gun with various technologies, such as proximity sensors and biometrics, that are intended to improve gun safety

The so called ‘smart gun’ has recently been causing tension in both the EU and US firearms industries. 164 more words

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Luka Radicevic reblogged this on English by Luka.