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^^ hehe yesterday I used Turgid as my word of the day that I send to my current boss and my former boss, but with a different definition!

(copied from my sent email)
Turgid \tur-jed\
1 : being in a state of distension : swollen, tumid : exhibiting turgor
2 : excessively embellished in style or language : bombastic, pompous

Without TRBL to keep him in line on a daily basis, Boss's (old exec I temped for for a few weeks) head was becoming quite turgid, he not even deigning to wave or say hello to his former assistant. Thus making her weep piteously at her desk for the 2nd day in a row.
When I grow up, I wanna be a Jiujitsu Turtle!

My british name, courtesy of Ninja Dog Shade Haven-Staffordshire: TRBL Hough Jewelstone Turtleneck

Its chaos a few hairs at a time. ~Minxy
Chicanery \shih-KAY-nuh-ree\
1 : deception by artful subterfuge or sophistry : trickery
2 : a piece of sharp practice (as at law) : trick

Although she knows makeup companies employ chicanery in their advertising, TRBL still finds beauty products irrisistible.
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When I grow up, I wanna be a Jiujitsu Turtle!

My british name, courtesy of Ninja Dog Shade Haven-Staffordshire: TRBL Hough Jewelstone Turtleneck

Its chaos a few hairs at a time. ~Minxy
i have NO idea how to use this word in a sentence...



i just like the sound of it!

quillet
\ KWIL-it \ , noun;
1. a subtlety or quibble.
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Seethe

be angry

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i have NO idea how to use this word in a sentence...



i just like the sound of it!

quillet
\ KWIL-it \ , noun;
1. a subtlety or quibble.
Originally Posted by rouquinne
The latest discussion regarding hair types turned into quillets on subtypes, porosity, and dew points.

(I think that works, but maybe someone with a stronger grasp on word usage will pipe in)
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When I grow up, I wanna be a Jiujitsu Turtle!

My british name, courtesy of Ninja Dog Shade Haven-Staffordshire: TRBL Hough Jewelstone Turtleneck

Its chaos a few hairs at a time. ~Minxy
SALACIOUS (suh-LAY-shuhs)
Relating to sex or lust, usually in excess or in an offensive manner; sexual

I can spend hours reading salacious romance novels.
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Every person has a unique connection to the Creator that can never be extinguished, and every person has a great soul that can manifest important things in our world. To make a person feel less than they are because of something inside themselves, be it faith, race, or sexual orientation, is the greatest sin of all."
Quiescent [kwee-es-uhnt, kwahy-] - inactive, still

When I was a kid, fudgsicles and creamsicles always had on the label: "a quiescently frozen confection"

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Bespoke

dealing in or producing custom-made articles

It was a shame when Mr. Hamilton grew too fat for his handsome bespoke suit.
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CONSONANT (KON-suh-nuhnt)
In agreement; consistent; harmonious

Claudine's strange behavior is consonant with her usual character.
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From Michael Berg:

Every person has a unique connection to the Creator that can never be extinguished, and every person has a great soul that can manifest important things in our world. To make a person feel less than they are because of something inside themselves, be it faith, race, or sexual orientation, is the greatest sin of all."
Pinchbeck \PINCH-bek\
1 : Made of an alloy of copper and zinc used especially to imitate gold in jewelry
2 : counterfeit or spurious

Although she loved the earrings she recieved, she discovered they were pinchbeck and not 18k as he had said.
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When I grow up, I wanna be a Jiujitsu Turtle!

My british name, courtesy of Ninja Dog Shade Haven-Staffordshire: TRBL Hough Jewelstone Turtleneck

Its chaos a few hairs at a time. ~Minxy

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