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New words - 23 March 2015

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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Luka Radicevic reblogged this on English by Luka.

Rumpology - The Future is Behind You!

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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Ep 8 - We Talk Wrestlemania and Learn Some New Words

https://averagenobodies.files.wordpress.com/2015/03/ste-000.mp3

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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New words - 23 March 2015

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

New Words

[Poem][Words from Lips]

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

Identity

Vocabulary, Part II

  1. Enervate (verb) – to weaken; to reduce in vitality
  2. Ennui (noun) – dissatisfaction and restlessness resulting from boredom or apathy
  3. Equivocate (verb) – to use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent (adj.
  4. 271 more words
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The joy of words you don't hear every day

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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