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 Post subject: Re: Word of the day
PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2017 2:36 am 
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Love the words prig, priggish and Grundy.


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 Post subject: Re: Word of the day
PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2017 2:37 am 
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statecraft (n.)
"the art of government and diplomacy," 1640s, from state (n.2) + craft (n.).


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 Post subject: Re: Word of the day
PostPosted: Fri Jan 27, 2017 9:23 pm 
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alec wrote:
statecraft (n.)
"the art of government and diplomacy," 1640s, from state (n.2) + craft (n.).

Here's a word that attributes well to you last post on the "art of government" and it's:

shit
ʃɪt/

vulgar slang
noun
noun: shit; plural noun: shits

1.
faeces.
an act of defecating.
diarrhoea.
plural noun: the shits

2.
a contemptible or worthless person.

3.
something worthless; rubbish; nonsense.
"this book is shit"
unpleasant experiences or treatment.
"I went through a lot of shit last year"

4.
things or stuff, especially personal belongings.
"he left his shit at my flat"
events or circumstances.
"some crazy shit happened last night"

5.
an intoxicating drug, especially cannabis.

verb
verb: shit; 3rd person present: shits; past tense: shitted; past participle: shitted; past tense: shit; past participle: shit; past tense: shat; past participle: shat; gerund or present participle: shitting

1.
expel faeces from the body.
soil one's clothes as a result of expelling faeces accidentally.
be very frightened.

2.
tease or try to deceive (someone).

exclamation
exclamation: shit

1.
an exclamation of disgust, anger, or annoyance.


Yep; governments are as worthless as expelled faeces.... no shit!

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 Post subject: Re: Word of the day
PostPosted: Sat Jan 28, 2017 9:58 pm 
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fumarole

ˈfjuːmərəʊl/
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noun: fumarole; plural noun: fumaroles

an opening in or near a volcano, through which hot sulphurous gases emerge.

NB: It could also be a politicians mouth....... the exudation of toxic and foul gases.

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 30, 2017 10:01 pm 
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darm: sausage made with intestine casing.

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 Post subject: Re: Word of the day
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clique


..a small close-knit group of people who do not readily allow others to join them.

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Aw Tourist. Getting a bit sentimental, eh? :lol: :wink:

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You guys wanna form our own clique? I'm tired of bein an outsider now! :D


Lets team up and turn down baby! 8) :P

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 Post subject: Re: Word of the day
PostPosted: Wed Feb 08, 2017 7:08 pm 
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MondoJohnny wrote:
You guys wanna form our own clique? I'm tired of bein an outsider now! :D


Lets team up and turn down baby! 8) :P


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clique


..a small close-knit group of people who do not readily allow others to join them.


Ah...! It's that what's been going down..... :idea:

For the record, I'll talk to anyone who can be bothered to engage.........except Mondo Johnny, the failed Mexican Wrestler that he is.

I don't even think he has got a Ghost Sword, for real.

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 Post subject: Re: Word of the day
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darm: sausage made with intestine casing.

John Darm :shock: :D

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