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Re: Word of the Day

Postby Ravi Oli » Thu Nov 01, 2012 11:10 pm

beatitune

Just beat it... beat it...

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I'm a wild colonial boy and I spells 'em loike youse. :idiot:
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Fri Nov 02, 2012 6:47 am

velleity
-noun
1. volition in its weakest form.
2. a mere wish, unaccompanied by an effort to obtain it.
"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 black bart » Fri Nov 02, 2012 7:04 am

pieces o'nine wrote:
black bart wrote:1. Spirit praying on corpses in Muslim superstition.

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Sun Nov 04, 2012 10:33 am

deave
-verb
to make deaf; deafen.
"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 DavidH » Sun Nov 04, 2012 11:01 am

Mutt and Jeff
-adj. phr.

unable to hear

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby black bart » Mon Nov 05, 2012 8:46 am

Bob and Jeff nouns

Me two mates from Hornchurch, Essex.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Mon Nov 05, 2012 11:23 am

psephology
-noun
the study of elections.
"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 PKMKII » Tue Nov 06, 2012 1:54 pm

ballotage
-noun
In France, a second ballot taken after an indecisive first ballot to decide between two or several candidates.
"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 PKMKII » Wed Nov 07, 2012 1:57 pm

speos
-noun
a cavelike temple, tomb, or the like, cut in rock.
"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 PKMKII » Fri Nov 09, 2012 3:25 am

arrears
-plural noun
1. the state of being behind or late, especially in the fulfillment of a duty, promise, obligation, or the like: Many homeowners have fallen into arrears.
2. Sometimes, arrear. something overdue in payment; a debt that remains unpaid: Those countries that have paid their arrears may be granted additional loans.
"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 DavidH » Fri Nov 09, 2012 5:42 am

arrear
-n.

1. Just one of them things what PK said.
2. A bum, botty, arse, jacksie or ring-piece.

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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Sat Nov 10, 2012 12:51 pm

stingo
-noun
strong beer.
"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 Rev. Rowan Redbeard » Sat Nov 10, 2012 1:00 pm

stingo
-verb
What a bee-o does to you when you bother his hive-o.
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby DavidH » Sat Nov 10, 2012 4:11 pm

arrear-stingo
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Re: Word of the Day

Postby PKMKII » Sun Nov 11, 2012 12:58 pm

Tattlery
-noun
Idle talk or chat; tittle-tattle.
"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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