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#210488 - 04/18/13 01:57 AM Re: Anu's Lexicon: Wednesday [Re: LukeJavan8]  
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NOSY PORKER - truffle-farmer's greatest asset

NOSEY-PACKER - ENT specialist treating a child's bleeding schnozz

NOISY PARKER - gets his car to curbside from bumper to bumper; often seen in NYC

#210494 - 04/18/13 09:54 AM Re: Anu's Lexicon: Wednesday [Re: wofahulicodoc]  
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nosh parker: organizer of food at a potluck.

#210501 - 04/18/13 02:41 PM Re: Anu's Lexicon: Thursday [Re: Tromboniator]  
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doubting Thomas

PRONUNCIATION:(DOU-ting TOM-uhs)

MEANING:noun: A person who is habitually doubtful or someone who refuses to believe something until given proof.

ETYMOLOGY: After Saint Thomas, apostle, who doubted Jesus Christ's resurrection according to the Bible. Earliest documented use: 1877.
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DOUBLING THOMAS - a gambling Thomas who believes in Christ's return

#210502 - 04/18/13 03:38 PM Re: Anu's Lexicon: Thursday [Re: jenny jenny]  
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NOSY PORKER - truffle-farmer's greatest asset

Great Wofa!


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#210508 - 04/18/13 09:46 PM Re: Anu's Lexicon: Thursday [Re: jenny jenny]  
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wink

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Doubting Themas - posted by Martin Luther in 1517 (All-Saints Church, Wittn burg, Germany)

#210518 - 04/19/13 12:23 PM Re: Anu's word for Friday [Re: wofahulicodoc]  
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lazy Susan


MEANING:
noun: A revolving tray used for serving food, or a similar structure used to keep objects within easy reach.


ETYMOLOGY:
It's not clear who the eponymous Susan in this term was. Earliest documented use: 1917.
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l > h

HAZY SUSAN - Lazy Susan after a slap from Spinning Jenny

#210541 - 04/20/13 07:42 PM Re: Anu's word for Friday [Re: jenny jenny]  
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Have a nice weekend


#210543 - 04/21/13 12:26 AM Re: Anu's word for Friday [Re: BranShea]  
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crazy Susan lazy, hazy Susan retaliating in an angry
fashion to spinning Jenny.


----please, draw me a sheep----
#210571 - 04/22/13 04:18 PM Re: Anu's word for a new Monday [Re: LukeJavan8]  
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bombilate

PRONUNCIATION:
(BOM-bi-layt)
MEANING:
verb intr.: To make a humming or buzzing noise.
ETYMOLOGY:
From Latin bombilare to (hum, buzz). Earliest documented use: 1600s.
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OMBILATE - A Zen Monk seeking Nirvana

#210572 - 04/22/13 04:32 PM Re: Anu's word for a new Monday [Re: jenny jenny]  
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tombilate zombie


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