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mumpsimus: Dictionary.com Word of the Day

mumpsimus (n.) adherence to or persistence in an erroneous use of language, memorization, practice or belief, etc., out of habit or obstinacy.

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Darn it was stunning.minutes ago clouds passes over and by the full moon I was in total awe. Such a beauty when the world's half asleep.

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"I love the way this word sounds. Part of me wants it to be a name, but then realizes, that would be a bit cruel and assuming.

pronunciation |  \ak-‘siz-mus\                                     #accismus, noun, english, origin: greek, I couldn't possibly take your lavish presents!, tagging is hard guys, gifts, want, disinterest, irony, words, otherwordly, other-wordly, definitions, A,

A words want irony gifts definitions english noun origin: greek otherwordly other-wordly accismus I couldn't possibly take your lavish presents! tagging is hard guys disinterest

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Ostranenie (n) Pronunciation ‘os-tra-“nen-E Encouraging People to See Common Things as Strange, Wild or Unfamiliar; Defamiliarizing What is Known in Order to Know It Differently or More Deeply.

My parenting style. First do this, and then let's talk about it. Depending on the issue, we talk before a decision/action or we talk afterwards. Communication is key. Offering input as needed.

My parenting style. Depending on the issue, we talk before a decision/action or we talk afterwards. Communication is key. Offering input as needed.

Oh my gosh. Yes. This is us all the time

The word Mamihlapinatapai (sometimes spelled mamihlapinatapei) is derived from the Yaghan language of Tierra del Fuego, listed in The Guinness Book of World Records as the “most succinct word”. It refers to “a look shared by two people, each wishing that