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crossfit noun high-intensity strength training
Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch […] with two men who, like everyone else at the evening’s event, do crossfit. 115 more words
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New word alert: RUMPOLOGY
Rumpology: the claimed pyschic ability to foretell the future by reading the characteristics of a person’s buttocks.
Language is utterly facinating in its ability to accommodate the seemingly ridiculous. 10 more words
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We go through a preview for Wrestlemania and we expand our vocabulary thanks to The Doctah. This and more on this week’s podcast.
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The Uncanny Sublime
A never ending string of words
That flows from one mouth to one ear
Syllables that dance from tongue to lips
That makes us laugh… 70 more words
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Alison Harmer, writer and editor
One of the most appealing things about writing for different industries is finding words that aren’t in everyday use.
Lately I’ve been writing for the railway industry, which is awash with fabulous words, such as… 165 more words
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