Create a word

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Create a word

Post by Archived Topic » Sun Dec 30, 2001 10:37 pm

I want to create a word. This is not hard for me. I am American. We do it all the time. But I want my word to catch like wild fire and burn until the end of time. Then, some day, someone will look back on this page and say "Hey! I just found the origin of the word ______!"
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Post by Archived Reply » Sun Dec 30, 2001 10:51 pm

KLAP!
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Post by Archived Reply » Sun Dec 30, 2001 11:05 pm

Surely, if any of us suggests a new word then we, not you, will be its creator?
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Post by Archived Reply » Sun Dec 30, 2001 11:20 pm

Argh! Another one of my plans for world domination ruined.
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Post by Archived Reply » Sun Dec 30, 2001 11:34 pm

Don't you mean 'word domination'?
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Post by Archived Reply » Sun Dec 30, 2001 11:49 pm

try mutating preexisting words, it's great fun ;-) spandy(a combination of spiffy and dandy) or procrastinatastic (that one speaks for itself)
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 12:03 am

OK, call me dense. I didn't hear "procrastinatastic" speaking.

Lois, April 21.
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 12:17 am

Procrastinatastic - a new modelling compound from Play-Doh that is always soft and pliable because it never hardens until tomorrow.
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 12:32 am

Russ, Sounds like it would be good for artists suffering from ‘constarrhea.’
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 12:46 am

As far as I know, Play-Doh is Homer Simpson's favourite philosopher.
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 1:01 am

The "Guardian" has already created every combination of from one to twenty-five letters not already recognised as a word.
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 1:15 am

adjectives are by far the most fun to create, and adding superfluous suffixes is a must
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 1:29 am

I thought Suffix was an English county.
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 1:44 am

I thought it was a ploy of the Royal Mail to get us to write more letters.
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Post by Archived Reply » Mon Dec 31, 2001 1:58 am

When you already have _The Guardian_, who needs more letters?
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