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#213437 - 12/04/13 03:32 PM Ineluctable is an ineluctable word and I 'm stuck [Re: jenny jenny]  
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ineluctable

PRONUNCIATION:
(in-i-LUHK-tuh-buhl)
MEANING:
adjective: Impossible to avoid: inescapable.
ETYMOLOGY:
From Latin in- (not) + eluctari (to struggle out of), from ex- (out) + luctari (to struggle). Earliest documented use: 1623.
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INRELUCTABLE - not afraid of being afraid


#213449 - 12/05/13 02:40 AM another projective test [Re: jenny jenny]  
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INELECTABLE -- what they called Harry Truman in 1948 and ______________ in 2016 (insert Dark Horse of choice)

#213455 - 12/05/13 04:04 PM Re: another projective test [Re: wofahulicodoc]  
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MALINGER

PRONUNCIATION: (muh-LING-guhr)

MEANING: verb intr.: To feign illness in order to avoid work.

ETYMOLOGY: From French malingre (sickly). Earliest documented use: 1820.

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MEALINGER - after-dinner conversation

Runner-up: MAILINGER - Dead-Letter Office

#213456 - 12/05/13 04:12 PM Re: another projective test [Re: wofahulicodoc]  
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Originally Posted By: wofahulicodoc

UNELECTABLE -- what they called Harry Truman in 1948 and THAT WOMAN in 2016 (insert Dark Horse of choice)




Mmmm? On second thought I'd rather have a dark horse than That Woman.

#213460 - 12/05/13 05:57 PM Another projective Gesture [Re: jenny jenny]  
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malinger

PRONUNCIATION: (muh-LING-guhr)
MEANING:
verb intr.: To feign illness in order to avoid work.
ETYMOLOGY:
From French malingre (sickly). Earliest documented use: 1820.
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MAL-FINGER - the bad middle finger


#213465 - 12/06/13 02:12 AM Re: Another projective Gesture [Re: jenny jenny]  
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MEALINGER - after-dinner conversation

#213466 - 12/06/13 05:20 AM _______________ GOTCHA WOFA! ____ [Re: wofahulicodoc]  
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SALINGER - a writer who was a malinger. smile

#213468 - 12/06/13 09:03 AM Getting' hammered [Re: jenny jenny]  
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MAFINGER an exclamation of surprise commonly used when attempting to drive a nail.

#213472 - 12/06/13 04:38 PM : Getting' hammered but liking it... [Re: Tromboniator]  
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nimiety

PRONUNCIATION: (ni-MY-i-tee)
MEANING:
noun: Excess or redundancy.
ETYMOLOGY:
From Latin nimius (too much). Ultimately from the Indo-European root ne (not), which also gave us nil, null, not, never, nothing, nihilism, annihilate, and naughty. Earliest documented use: 1542.
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NIMPIETY - the act of having too much piety; so much that you change the World. (See... Nelson Mandela}

#213473 - 12/06/13 04:39 PM Re: : Getting' hammered but liking it... [Re: jenny jenny]  
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Thanks, nice thought.


----please, draw me a sheep----
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