Bag's Word of the Day and Grammar Rodeo! v2

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Postby dogmeat » Thu Sep 15, 2005 5:56 pm

Everyday usage here too.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Thu Sep 15, 2005 6:11 pm

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Postby Gobo » Thu Sep 15, 2005 7:34 pm

Wow... I never pictured you as a System of a Down fan Bag

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Postby Bunyip » Thu Sep 15, 2005 11:05 pm

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Postby Bag of Ass » Fri Sep 16, 2005 1:02 pm

Today's word is: rhizome, wtf.
rhi·zome
n.
A horizontal, usually underground stem that often sends out roots and shoots from its nodes. Also called rootstalk, rootstock.

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Postby Lobstrosity » Fri Sep 16, 2005 2:59 pm

I don't know what to tell you...when I first saw that picture set the very first thought that popped into my mind was "rhizome." ... Either that or I noticed the first part of the word in one of the pictures and decided to take a wild guess as to how it ended.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Sat Sep 17, 2005 3:07 pm

Today's word is: mussitation.
mus·si·ta·tion
n.
Movement of the lips as if speaking but without sound.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Sun Sep 18, 2005 2:44 pm

Today's word is: sempiternal.
sem·pi·ter·nal
adj.
Enduring forever; eternal. See Synonyms at infinite.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Mon Sep 19, 2005 6:52 pm

Today's word is: gusset.
gus·set
n.
1. A triangular insert, as in the seam of a garment, for added strength or expansion.
2. A triangular metal bracket used to strengthen a joist.
3. A piece of mail or plate armor protecting the joints in a suit of armor.

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Postby dogmeat » Mon Sep 19, 2005 8:43 pm

We use envelopes that have gussets, they're great.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Tue Sep 20, 2005 4:09 pm

Today's word is: sciscitation.
Sciscitation
n.
The act of inquiring; inquiry; demand.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Wed Sep 21, 2005 4:24 pm

Today's word is: paragoge.
paragoge
n.
The addition of a letter or syllable to the end of a word, as withouten for without.

Or like "doggy"

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Postby Bag of Ass » Thu Sep 22, 2005 3:11 pm

Today's word is: cavil.
cav·il
v. cav·iled, also cav·illed cav·il·ing, cav·il·ling cav·ils, cav·ils
v. intr.
To find fault unnecessarily; raise trivial objections. See Synonyms at quibble.

v. tr.
To quibble about; detect petty flaws in.

n.
A carping or trivial objection.

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Postby noumena » Thu Sep 22, 2005 3:59 pm

Duluth Trading Company sells awesome pants that have gusset crotches. Here is an example. I must say, that a gusset crotch is in all ways superior to the crotch in standard pants.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Fri Sep 23, 2005 2:57 pm

Today's word is: meme.
meme
n.
A unit of cultural information, such as a cultural practice or idea, that is transmitted verbally or by repeated action from one mind to another.

Somewhat grossly misused by bloggers these days.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Sat Sep 24, 2005 3:20 pm

Today's word is: bairn.
bairn
n. Scots
A child.

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Postby Bag of Ass » Sun Sep 25, 2005 9:55 am

Today's word is: imbrue.
im·brue
tr.v. im··brued, im··bru·ing, im··brues
1. To saturate.
2. To stain.

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Postby hobokenbob » Mon Sep 26, 2005 3:32 pm

noumena wrote:Duluth Trading Company sells awesome pants that have gusset crotches. Here is an example. I must say, that a gusset crotch is in all ways superior to the crotch in standard pants.


looking at that picture, it does seem to make so much sense. as in why aren't all pants cut that way. i want a gusset crotch.
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Postby Kauser » Mon Sep 26, 2005 3:48 pm

BDU's are like cut similarly.
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Postby Bag of Ass » Mon Sep 26, 2005 8:00 pm

Today's word is: extirpating.
ex·tir·pate
tr.v. ex·tir·pat·ed, ex·tir·pat·ing, ex·tir·pates
1. To pull up by the roots.
2. To destroy totally; exterminate. See Synonyms at abolish.
3. To remove by surgery.


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