Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who has a mania for using words in extraordinary, striking senses.
- n. A person who is obsessed with words, has logolepsy
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These user-created lists contain the word ‘logolept’.
"Luciferous Logolepsy is a collection of over 9,000 obscure English words. Though the definition of an 'English' word might seem to be straightforward, it is not. There exist so many adopted, deriv...
"I am very concerned with the state of words. Words keep me up at night."
Hopefully, I'll be using this site for more than one year. It will be fun then to look back and see what new words I found worthy of notice in any given year.
All words spotted in 2008...
Selections from Mrs. Byrne's Dictionary of Unusual, Obscure and Preposterous Words by Josefa Heifetz Byrne (University Books, 1974). Definitions in the comments when not available elsewhere.
words I am thinking about
My list of words and the like.
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