Comments: Advanced Vocabulary Training 2

Ouch. I knew only five of the words.

Posted by Flyover Pilgrim at November 30, 2012 12:39 PM

Interesting, but incorrect.

Correct:

Synarchy: a conspiracy of sinners.

Cicatrix: a female body part.

Ordure: a fancy appetizer.

Demiurge: The urge to pee after drinking a 12 pack of beer.

Amatory: a device for cremating dead amas.

Greensward: Moe Green's political fiefdom.

Halitus: an interruption.

Etiolate: what the bride said when Etio didn't show up on time for the wedding.

Mansuetude: a dude wearing suede.

Scintilla: a large, monster-like sinner.

Ruction: dual meaning; 1) what was there before something was built, 2) what was there before something was destroyed.

Wain: when water falls out of the sky.

Posted by BillH at November 30, 2012 2:36 PM

HaHa! BillH and I must have gone to the same schools.

I've learned from these lists that my vocabulary isn't quite as good as I thought it was.

Posted by Lorne at November 30, 2012 8:11 PM

I think at one time or another I ran across all these words while reading Jack Vance.

Posted by stephen b at December 1, 2012 7:13 AM

How many years can it take to develop into a animal medical practitioner?

Posted by becoming a veterinarian at December 1, 2012 6:53 PM

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Posted by Camel at December 6, 2012 2:06 AM

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