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#217574 - 07/09/14 02:32 PM Sounds good to me [Re: jenny jenny]
wofahulicodoc Offline
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ASSODANCE - 1. what the little bubbles do at the surface of a glass of Coca-Cola
2. Freshman college mixer run by Charlie Chan

ASSONANCHE - the entire herd of donkeys lost their footing and fell roly-poly pell-mell tumble-bumble down the mountainside

ASSONACE - What's the highest card in any suit?


Edited by wofahulicodoc (07/09/14 09:42 PM)
Edit Reason: added 2. above

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#217596 - 07/10/14 12:54 AM start with inspissate [Re: wofahulicodoc]
Bazr Offline
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inspissate

PRONUNCIATION:
(in-SPIS-ayt)

MEANING:
verb tr., intr.: To thicken or condense.

ETYMOLOGY:
From Latin inspissare (to thicken), from spissus (thick). Earliest documented use: 1603.

USAGE:
"These are flavors that have been inspissating in some timeless tandoor for hours, days -- decades."
Brad Leithauser; And an Outpost on Rodeo Drive; The New York Times; Mar 5, 1995.

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GINSPISSATE - an alcoholic drink that makes you go and then you feel hungry.
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#217601 - 07/10/14 08:51 AM brain output is thick and sluggish this morning [Re: wofahulicodoc]
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INSWISSATE - gorged myself at the Lindt/Sprüngli store

INSPISSAUTÉ - first you lant it, then you cook it in a small amount of fat over high heat so it "jumps" above the surface of the pan

INSPISSTATE - piss-poor government

(INSPISSATE is a fairly common word in medicine, btw. Fluids that are inspissated are thick and viscous and generally not a good thing to find or to have. If they're lung secretions, for example, they're hard to cough up, and difficult to penetrate with antibiotics. It's pronounced "IN-spi-sate" in this context.)



Edited by wofahulicodoc (07/10/14 09:13 AM)
Edit Reason: PS added

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#217612 - 07/10/14 11:54 AM Re: brain output is thick and sluggish this morning [Re: wofahulicodoc]
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KINSPISSATE-family gathering where the more the drink is
grogged, the thicker the tongue becomes


Edited by LukeJavan8 (07/10/14 11:54 AM)
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#217616 - 07/10/14 12:18 PM Maybe Wolf, you've exausted your store of zingers. [Re: wofahulicodoc]
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INSPISSTATE - a short state in height but thick in the middle like Tennessee and unlike the three states under it which are narrow states, Georgia, Alabama, and the one that is hard to spell...ISSPPISSATE smile

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#217621 - 07/10/14 07:49 PM Re: start with inspissate [Re: Bazr]
Bazr Offline
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SINPISSATE - an establishment of drunken debauchery and filth.

debauchery - I love this word, not because of it's meaning, I just love saying it!!!


Edited by Bazr (07/10/14 10:33 PM)
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#217628 - 07/11/14 05:24 AM start with cocker [Re: Bazr]
Bazr Offline
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cocker

PRONUNCIATION:
(KAHK-uhr)

MEANING:
verb tr.: To pamper or spoil.
noun: A breed of small spaniel dog.

ETYMOLOGY:
For verb: Of obscure origin. Earliest documented use: 1499.
For noun: From the use of such dogs in hunting of birds such as woodcock. Earliest documented use: 1811.

USAGE:
"Parents, by humouring and cockering them when little, corrupt the principles of nature in their children, and wonder afterwards to taste the bitter waters, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain."
John Locke (1632-1704).

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CONKER- impact to the head gives you one.
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#217629 - 07/11/14 06:13 AM Re: start with cocker [Re: Bazr]
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JOCKER - someone who does their morning run in their underpants.
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#217630 - 07/11/14 09:12 AM A COCKER is a man who raises fighting roosters [Re: Bazr]
jenny jenny Offline
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COCKEE- a cocky young man who is not very good at being cocky.

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#217631 - 07/11/14 11:54 AM Re: start with cocker [Re: Bazr]
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Originally Posted By: Bazr
JOCKER - someone who does their morning run in their underpants.


CODKER or just a codpiece
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