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  • Really spelled gantelope, for those of you who are as clueless as I am. :)

    December 14, 2009

  • I beg to differ. I've always pronounced this word 'squid'. 'Gauntlet' is waaaaaay off-base.

    December 13, 2009

  • I am very confused exactly why this would be pronounced 'gauntlet'??

    December 13, 2009

  • Or the jackalope of the North American plains.

    December 13, 2009

  • Not to be confused with grantelope, having an affair with an editorial director.

    December 13, 2009

  • *snort*

    December 13, 2009

  • Perhaps confused with gangerhtelofy, an old Wordie punishment by which a spammer ran between two iconic users receiving a stiff epithet from each.

    December 13, 2009

  • Mr. English errs: the word is gantelope.

    December 13, 2009

  • "An old military punishment by which the criminal ran between two rows of men receiving a blow from each. The word is pronounced gauntlet." — Arthur English, A Dictionary of Words and Phrases Used in Ancient and Modern Law

    December 12, 2009