Peter C.
Subscriber since: August 2010
Location: Eugene, OR
About Me
I think in pictures. Words are like wooden bees bouncing around in my head.
My favorite word is cattywampus but they say it isn't a word here at Visual Thesaurus, so my second favorite word will appear. Question authority. I am a rebel.
cat·a·wam·pus   [kat-uh-wom-puhs] Show IPA Chiefly Midland and Southern U.S.
–adjective
1.
askew; awry.
2.
positioned diagonally; cater-cornered

Origin:
1830–40 for earlier sense “utterly”; cata- diagonally (see cater- cornered) + -wampus, perh. akin to wampish (also not a word to Visual Thesaurus).
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ubiquitous
u·biq·ui·tous   [yoo-bik-wi-tuhs] Show IPA –adjective existing or being everywhere, esp. at the same time; omnipresent: ubiquitous fog; ubiquitous little ants.
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fascism
fas·cism   [fash-iz-uhm] Show IPA –noun 1. (sometimes initial capital letter) a governmental system led by a dictator having complete power, forcibly suppressing opposition and criticism, regimenting all industry, commerce, etc., and emphasizing an aggressive nationalism and often racism.
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"Either he's dead or my watch has stopped."
- Groucho Marks