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09-09-2013, 04:11 PM
Just thought this was fun and thought I would share. 27 Delightful Obsolete Words It's High Time We Revived (http://www.buzzfeed.com/lukelewis/27-delightful-obsolete-words-its-high-time-we-revived)

Accidental Homeschooler
09-09-2013, 04:44 PM
Monsterful vocabulary find Epihany.

09-09-2013, 05:02 PM
Ds and I loved this. I will never complain of a bad hair day again, from now on, I will be elflocked:)

09-09-2013, 05:18 PM
I am a bit bored today and wish there was a bit more twattle about ;-)

09-09-2013, 09:56 PM
Wait, when did twattle become obsolete? OR callipygian? Crapulous even sounds modern.

09-09-2013, 11:20 PM
I'm enjoying this airy persiflage :)

(That's from Gilbert and Sullivan, if anyone has heard of them! It's a great line and I rarely have the opportunity to trot it out!)


09-09-2013, 11:21 PM
Persiflage means light, bantering chatter, as it isn't on the list :)

09-10-2013, 05:26 PM
Oooh, I love elflocked. It can be the only explanation for what happens to my son's hair overnight. What an awesome image! :)

Also, here in coastal Maine, snowbroth should be a commonly used phrase. I'll do my best to help revive that one!