Ten Eleven Twelve words I wish to use conversationally more often…



1) perpetuate
2) mediate
3) squirmy
4) opsimath
5) schadenfreude (in reference to people I don’t know, of course)
6) apeirophobia
7) zaftig
8) compadre
9) hypermnesia (as in my own, wishfully)
10) nugatory
11) hoi polloi
12) schicki-micki

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2 Responses to “Ten Eleven Twelve words I wish to use conversationally more often…”

  1. loraxe says:

    Dude I don’t know what some of those words mean and I used to be called the Word girl. I laud your conversational intentions though.

    I will now be using apeirophobia every week during Doctor Who.

  2. JenB says:

    Nugatory…is that some kind of purgatory where you would have to hang out with Ted Nugent into infinity (ohh, the horrrrrorrrr….)