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Zoilist

Zoilist (noun): A person who thoroughly enjoys finding fault with others or in things around him or her.Say the word out loud to yourself now that you know the meaning and see how many people immediately come to mind (except yourself, of course). That's the really interesting part about it: no...
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Tyrotoxism

Tyrotoxism (tai-ro-tox-ism) noun: To be poisoned by cheese and related dairy products.
Tyrotoxism

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Lubitorium

Lubitorium (noun) loo-bit-or-ee-um: Another name for a service station or gas station.
Lubitorium

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Impecunious

Impecunious (adjective): Having no cash or money.
Impecunious

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Estivate

Estivate (verb): To pass the summer in a state of torpor, inaction, or inactivity.
Estivate

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Aspectabund

Aspectabund (adjective): Having a very expressive face.
Aspectabund

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Eccedentesiast

Eccedentesiast (noun): A person who fakes a smile.
Eccedentesiast

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Battologist

Battologist (noun): One who needlessly and for no good reason repeats him or herself in writing o....
Battologist

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Steatopygic

Steatopygic: (stee-at-uh-pij-ik) noun.
Steatopygic

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Honeyfugle

Honeyfugle: verb: To dupe, deceive, or swindle.
Honeyfugle

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Karoshi

Karoshi: (kah-ro-shi) noun: A term without an English equivalent that is used in English-speaking....
Karoshi

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Xenology

Xenology: zee-no-lo-ji (noun): The study of extraterrestrial life.
Xenology

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Nelipot

Nelipot (nel-ee-pot) noun: A person who walks without shoesDuring the Summer of Love, San Francis....
Nelipot

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Phlyarologist

Phlyarologist:(fly-ar-olo-jist) noun: Someone who speaks complete nonsense or gibberish.
Phlyarologist

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Nudiustertian

Nudiustertian(nu-di-uhs-ter-shi-uhn)adjective: Of or relating to the day before yesterday.
Nudiustertian

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Gradgrind

Gradgrind (noun):One who is only interested in cold, hard facts.
Gradgrind

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Crapulous

Crapulous (adjective) crap-u-lus: sick from excessive indulgence in liquor.
Crapulous

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Luciferous

Luciferous (loo-si-fer-us) adjective: illuminating, literally and figuratively.
Luciferous

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Agerasia

agerasia (ayj-ur-ais-ia) noun: Exhibiting no signs of aging.
Agerasia

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Kench

kench (ken-ch) verb: To laugh really loudly.
Kench

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Hebephrenic

Hebephrenic (he-bee-free-nic) Adjective.
Hebephrenic

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Accismus

accismus (ak-SIZ-muhs) noun: Showing no interest in something while secretly wanting it.
Accismus
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