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(Surely only a sesquipedelian ever invokes the term sesquipedelian.)
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It surely isn’t always sesquipedelian ostentation to use the multisyllabic when the monosyllabic would have fitted almost as well – is it?
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reesetee commented on the word sesquipedelian
November 7, 2008
Prolagus commented on the word sesquipedelian
"Mollusque is a French term that can be translated as mollusk."
November 6, 2008
mollusque commented on the word sesquipedelian
Vice versa, actually. The French word is older.
bilby commented on the word sesquipedelian
"Mollusque is a French spelling of mollusk."
Variant of mollusk.
Only when they are made on words listed on 'Words I wish I could use in a sentence.'Bad mollusc!
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Misspelling of sesquipedalian.
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