Ben W.
Subscriber since: August 2011
Location: MN, United States
About Me
I've been studying vocabulary for fun since shortly after I finished my undergrad in Mechanical Engineering (2010).
A smattering of words I like that I couldn't find in the dictionary here: Crystosphene, Xiphoid, Cinchonize, Poetaster, Sciamachy, Triturate, Embosk, Hongi, Spivvery, Pernoctation, Obsecrate, Obambulate, Obdormition, Oblectate, Obtruncate, Obequitate, Obmutescent, Obreption, Obtenebration (I love "ob"-words), Erubesce, Lemniscate, Exacuate, Exaration, Excecate, Bricolage, Whilom, Mucronate, Stithy, Noyade, Pschent.
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Favorite Word:

A fine American word.
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Least Favorite Word:

It just sounds gross—like phlegm, but worse. Yuck...
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Favorite Quote:

"People may claim to hate puns, but most true word lovers have groaned to like them."
- Jay Heinrichs