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sassmews commented on the list like-hell
My two favorite hell words: stygian and lethe.
From Nabokov's Pale Fire: "We all know those dreams in which something Stygian soaks through and Lethe leaks in the dreary terms of defective plumbing."
July 2, 2008
sassmews commented on the list feline-words-meow
Hmm... that's similar to the dog's bollocks.
sassmews commented on the list francophilia
Wow, thanks for all the suggestions! I was aiming for "saucy" gallicisms. I think a few of these suggestions would work well in my "Sexy and Saucy" list too.
Both suggestions are fabulous. I shall add them!
sassmews commented on the list sexy-and-saucy-words
That's funny. I'm trying to avoid words that are too obvious, but perhaps a neologism like "licksome" incorporates the same idea. In the spirit of toothsome and winsome!
sassmews commented on the word lurk
Hey!! I see that somebody has taken a jab at me for sitting quietly. I just found the site this past weekend, so it should be permissible for me to lurk for a little while. Besides, nobody has made any comments on my words. Although someone did correct my misspelling of "absit invidia" - thanks. I was sort of hoping someone would make some suggestions for my word lists. Anyway, hello!
July 1, 2008
sassmews commented on the word have kittens
to get very angry; to react with disapproval
June 28, 2008
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yarb commented on the user sassmews
Hey - I love saucy and I adore meurr - but I'm a fan of phlegmatic, too. Off to have a look at your lists now.
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