Comments by madmouth

  • cf. dialectal croatian from the Istrian peninsula, šoldi (same meaning)

    August 3, 2015

  • "The linguistic nature of the Romani language strongly suggests that it began as a composite military lingua franca (under the same circumstances that gave rise to the Urdu language), and for which the name Rajputic has been proposed."
    The Encyclopedia of Religion and Nature

    July 28, 2015

  • a fine insult I must say

    July 10, 2015

  • pelfry is madeupically derivated from pelf

    July 1, 2015

  • the most valuable nut producer of all the hickories has a real "emperor of ice cream" charm to it

    June 27, 2015

  • found re: Jeremy Heaton

    June 17, 2015

  • Google the sandwich.
    You will never be thin again.
    You will die in flavor country.

    May 26, 2015

  • the extra 'z' stands for 'robot'

    May 21, 2015

  • "The resurrectionist goes plying
    Without ado his humble trade
    Material is always dying
    And got with nothing but a spade"

    May 19, 2015

  • it's a British thing. I remember Agatha Christie novels making reference to purple hemp c. 70s - they roll

    May 18, 2015

  • You get there via ganjola ^^

    May 15, 2015

  • shucks! I favor the image in Brooks' poem:
    "a substantial citizeness. Whose trains clank out across her swollen heart.
    Who, arms akimbo, almost fills a door"

    May 15, 2015

  • ...cause Lord knows you can't have fun IN Albertastan am I right??

    May 12, 2015

  • The most semantically diverse word one has never heard of

    May 12, 2015

  • as a suffix, it appears to mean joint, featuring in the word for 'ankle' and 'wrist'

    May 11, 2015

  • ...eftsoon this word coined he

    May 10, 2015

  • tenderlings...

    May 10, 2015

  • is what the label said on the enormous red plastic dish which could do as a baby bath but around these parts (including mine) is where you mix a righteous batch of spicy pickles. The mustard leaf and young radish turned out especially well.

    May 9, 2015

  • In a parade, the ladies (mostly this is who makes the merry din) have very different thwacking postures under their huge ceremonial headgear; some thwack wearily, some a-focus, some proud as the naked emperor, but there's always a bouncy one that inflects with the hop-thwack.

    May 9, 2015

  • Winning sentence of the semester.

    May 9, 2015

  • You get a double-headed festival drum. Practice diligently to impress the elfin janggu master. Wait for the passive aggressive notes (that never come)

    May 9, 2015

  • Adorably Misdefined

    May 8, 2015

  • Like, "too much vag around here, mates"?? Imagining this pronouncement from the lips of Minogue would make me titter on my deathbed!

    May 7, 2015

  • Shandygaff, though - they're a dancehall outfit no doubt.

    May 7, 2015

  • On what would "There's a bogoho" not captionally fit. I ASK YOU

    May 7, 2015

  • I'll be here all night, helping white people name their shitty music, folks

    May 7, 2015

  • a.k.a. Morrissey's entire ouvre

    May 7, 2015

  • Useful for today's world

    May 7, 2015

  • also verrrry cute synonym for 'kosher', a la ute for The Womb

    May 7, 2015

  • Moreover - it makes sense that a Camaydian would scan better than a Caymadian; visiting Canucks are not known for poeting up a place of visit

    May 7, 2015

  • Concurred!

    May 7, 2015

  • I tell you it's a research gap

    May 7, 2015

  • #almostyeats

    May 7, 2015

  • I want royalties for Will Gibson's next hit novel

    May 7, 2015

  • it's the finest attack of the randomites I've ever seen, in a row

    May 7, 2015

  • Camaydian scans so much better, though

    May 6, 2015

  • An instance of recursive oppression

    May 6, 2015

  • odd usage came up in "Parade's End"; the wife says, "I'm sorry I trepanned you" - meaning ambiguous from context; possibly "bored" as a violent pun?

    May 6, 2015

  • "Pump will follow rumpy - just add scrumpy"
    - The bards of Gin Alley

    May 6, 2015

  • I think 'soldier' is mighty weird, and 'spotted dick' on principle

    May 6, 2015

  • also Hendrix was into them

    May 6, 2015

  • NtbC with scrumpy

    May 6, 2015

  • not sad butoh

    March 9, 2015

  • Viv Stanshall is up in you, bilbers

    March 9, 2015

  • astuciously compiled!

    March 9, 2015

  • Danke!
    I like the grammar-mirror across 2 axes there, actually

    The Badmouth of Yorkshire: A tragicomedy

    I've been Madmouthed by the Fuzz

    March 9, 2015

  • *wipes a single Canadian tear*

    March 4, 2015

  • v. uncat

    March 3, 2015

  • I immediately thought, "still-warm pellets"

    February 11, 2015

  • Au contraire, the pudenda is vastly understudied. It's perhaps the greatest failure of democracy thus far ^^

    February 7, 2015

  • Elektro-kosmische ist not kraut enough

    February 7, 2015

  • I imagined a Lotteria where love (our favorite airborne disease) might be sold

    February 7, 2015

  • Katexic they may be, but they outshine the Bosnian clade by a good wink

    February 7, 2015

  • C.f. consent gentian

    February 7, 2015

  • I want it to be a noun real bad
    Don't tell any splorkies!
    It's a splorky kind of world on Wednesdays
    I'm splorked up to me boots this trail hates the human foot do bad

    February 7, 2015

  • Do they fulfill their fate in the presence of an apple bottom?

    February 7, 2015

  • C.f. bukkake facilitator

    February 7, 2015

  • Perfectly complemented by the musical stylings of Googoosh

    February 7, 2015

  • Heian lit discusses the lying-in room, where aristocrat babies are delivered

    February 7, 2015

  • inapproppants on ssaturday

    January 1, 2015

  • Where did "Community" go? Is it just my computer?

    December 24, 2014

  • Shall we congregate on the word of the day, then?

    December 24, 2014

  • wildly inaccurate weapons has a hideous charm to it :/

    December 24, 2014

  • I hear Love Shack on shac-shac is a face-melter

    November 26, 2014

  • feet-a!

    November 19, 2014

  • a weekend in glacis is bad for your homeostasis

    November 19, 2014

  • speaking of -
    in a hitherto-unprecedented grassroots shift from a more to less risque meaning, 'twinks' (in some internets) apparently means "twitter links" now.

    November 19, 2014

  • I could see it as a character name for a very pomo TV sho

    November 19, 2014

  • let us then drink unto perpetuity!

    November 19, 2014

  • not to be confused with Archie Panjabi

    November 19, 2014

  • November 19, 2014

  • it doesn't show up for me when there's an accidental quadruple listing or something; it's a one-sided anxiety

    November 9, 2014

  • and I you with a waistband of tittering finches. Don't disillusion me!

    November 6, 2014

  • a helping of SPAM in your TOSed salad, sir?

    I COULDN'T RESIST

    November 6, 2014

  • Happy belated selfie day, old bean.

    November 6, 2014

  • there'll be a Flickr link in it for you, b-thing, when the time comes. I just got a very gay haircut; the season is all kinds of ripe

    October 21, 2014

  • fuchkawallah - maker of sweets

    October 7, 2014

  • macho velo

    October 2, 2014

  • this isn't patootie?

    September 22, 2014

  • Gibsonesque!!

    September 18, 2014

  • There's a scandal on at the moment involving a high-placed prosecutor who kept exposing himself to teenage girls (on CCTV, no less)

    August 25, 2014

  • of wedding-day sluttiness?

    August 21, 2014

  • poetry of data

    August 20, 2014

  • one of the tiles has Liberace vomit in the kiddie pool and the whole tilewall goes back into the bag - that is the crowning honour

    August 20, 2014

  • as in music - the mementoes from the symphony my life direction is playing right now. Traveling to Yugo for the first time in 20 years and seeing lots of weird/familiar things :D

    August 18, 2014

  • This was funny even after two Googlings

    August 15, 2014

  • sadly, disappointing. The Twix flavour was much better, almost as good as the Toblerone. God bless European capitalism

    August 15, 2014

  • Bee! Pollen! Pills! Mall! is a new Sailormoon attack

    August 15, 2014

  • if I see them!!

    August 8, 2014

  • I witnessed a street dog turf war in front of my uncle's building in a wee Bosnian town with a street dog problem. It was the most exciting social event to date.

    August 6, 2014

  • it doesn't scan, but best use of "dude" in a limerick I've seen in me days

    July 21, 2014

  • the prominence of the lotus in Eastern religious iconography could be a highly aestheticized symptom of pentaholism

    July 7, 2014

  • Night of the Glowing Swedes...innit just Tuesday up north?

    June 12, 2014

  • fractalactalalallls

    June 6, 2014

  • why, thank you

    April 27, 2014

  • not so much with the smack and the horn, but much the same Byronic charm xD

    April 27, 2014

  • whatever it is, The Tick could drive it

    April 27, 2014

  • genderqueer?

    April 25, 2014

  • Apparently the 'bird' in Charlie "Bird" Parker is this one!

    April 25, 2014

  • Made4thisMensrightsResurgence

    April 25, 2014

  • And would you punch him out if he were using it in proper Indonesian slang like our twitterfriends?

    April 25, 2014

  • what conspiracies did the Irish tinkers have to hide in argot?

    April 25, 2014

  • Loud poor Europe, potating fruitlessly

    April 5, 2014

  • linkmelinkme

    to potate, meaning regardless, is better than to impotate

    April 4, 2014

  • hehehehehehehehehe

    April 3, 2014

  • Bilby's Vegan Sausage

    April 3, 2014

  • "mixed feelings" is my leitmotif vis-a-vis everything these days

    April 3, 2014

  • a poet once talked of making a brown eye blue...

    April 3, 2014

  • the hyphenfree version has been

    April 3, 2014

  • all of Serbia'll hear about it the next day the way them go on

    April 2, 2014

  • ...for of Afghan chutney is her soul compact

    April 2, 2014

  • and Mr. Tweet on the side is like, "Las selfies son muy de principios de 2014"

    April 1, 2014

  • gesundheit m8

    April 1, 2014

  • grand photographic gestures?

    April 1, 2014

  • will render listful the heretofore listless quicker than you can say gumbo

    April 1, 2014

  • nice adjectival serenade m8

    March 31, 2014

  • fine words butter no parsnips, but the right vegetable gets you near enough to the knickers of your intended?

    March 28, 2014

  • Now you've done it

    March 27, 2014

  • Cecil Mucophagous
    Stuffed down his esophagus
    Muculent treat
    After muculent treat,
    Pickled or fried;
    It can't be denied -
    His okrish exploits
    Were told far and wide

    March 26, 2014

  • mucilagenous alternatives for your mucosal pathology!

    March 26, 2014

  • defined matchlessly by the Creepy Paparazzo of Spice World (Richard O'Brien!!!) - "here's you in the lift pickin yer nose...another bogie breakfast"

    March 26, 2014

  • I am clenching my invisible balls at that image, not that 'snotsucker' wouldn't be a fun band name. Disconcerting care practices

    clearly picking one's nose isn't pathological and barbequing oneself or another is, but it seems more like a spectrum than a line. Mammals, at any rate, enjoy eating regenerable aspects of the body - breastfeeding, licking wounds, the whole amniotic process, golden showers, chewing off flaky skin parts, etc.

    March 25, 2014

  • is skin flesh? if you chew off someone else's hangnail, are you a cannibal?

    March 25, 2014

  • alternately, bolero with ramped-up booty quotient

    March 25, 2014

  • 2 words:
    glorified
    editor

    March 25, 2014

  • commprising the intervals or triads singers use for the phrase 'hot sauce'

    March 25, 2014

  • HOT COCK RUN AMOK would be the sriracha chase headline in the best English rags

    March 24, 2014

  • 1. rock top: also have

    2. fuck word count

    March 24, 2014

  • not just 'Bosnian', but so many cultural backgrounds encode this

    March 24, 2014

  • I'm pretty polyhedral, don't worry ^^
    that was what Santa Griselda said when I related the story of New Drunkest Tuesday Ever, whose nightcap snack was cold liver crumbled urgently into wasabi mayonnaise; whose wake-up revelation was two shrivelled contacts next to their cases (though it was well worth it; as these things so often go, it was right about time to dispose of that pair anyway, and I taught really well the next morning due to the strong motivating energy of atonement)
    yarb, you sowed a thwarting seed into poor Joyce's grave right about now, though I have long appreciated the Wordie list as a succinct literary technology

    March 24, 2014

  • a.k.a. Dalek buttonhole

    March 22, 2014

  • catchphrase for a more posh dwile flonking round?

    March 22, 2014

  • can't spell 'cult' without...
    norther, bilby - norther!

    March 22, 2014

  • 100% LOVED
    NOW 50% OFF

    March 22, 2014

  • Serge will bring them

    doesn't too much chia give you...a sleek and healthy coat?

    March 21, 2014

  • despite my long-standing love of offal and related liquids, I do imagine sometimes we run a shop somewhere called "Bars of Euphony" (that is a sophisticated allusion to "13 ways of looking at a blackbird"), serving vegan seed-and-nut confections alongside piano pop

    March 20, 2014

  • hah! is this apropos of the TEDificiation of the city these days?

    March 20, 2014

  • as I recall, Mr. Wilde also denied the allegations against him...
    also, any aesthetic tweaking is fine by me, ry.  I have come to accept, through lengthy long-sufferingness, that not everyone is addicted to hyphens

    March 20, 2014

  • well, when you're looking for it I get performance anxiety

    March 19, 2014

  • All hail the great puntiff!

    March 19, 2014

  • Some decisive victory will have been won if this one stays empty!!

    March 19, 2014

  • when I play mahjong against myself, myself, myself and I

    March 19, 2014

  • *sporfle*

    but seriously - where is the fake latin list?!

    March 19, 2014

  • mathematics...of wonton...burrito meals

    March 19, 2014

  • what Little Edie Bouvier calls the cats out to

    March 19, 2014

  • you had to wait a while, but traumatic insemination lives to live again

    March 19, 2014

  • this Venn diagram STRONGLY overlaps with Popeye speak

    March 19, 2014

  • I vote we name the inherent sound of fun ruzuzurrus

    March 19, 2014

  • oh, he do

    March 14, 2014

  • Heavy foregut on each Gorgut;
    B'lieve in cream instead of yoghurt;
    Riffs and screaming thrice a day;
    At 46 still drinking in Longeuil

    March 12, 2014

  • a) that's exactly right
    b) I think of you as the only near-whitey invited ^-^

    March 12, 2014

  • gut- != -gut

    YARBLY

    March 12, 2014

  • I submit personal starvateur - a must in achieving that Hollywood waste-line

    March 12, 2014

  • sweet tooth fairy denoting a kink?
    LIST IDEA!

    March 12, 2014

  • drive-in sex box is the logical extension of the coffee drive-thrus staffed by the bikini-clad...or does it already exist?!

    March 11, 2014

  • puppy water - beauty's help
    distilled from Tripsy's darling whelp!

    March 11, 2014

  • I am awed by this list's brevity, wryness, and the fine glint of Waughsian foreign-correspondent lunacy in its eye

    March 7, 2014

  • cf. South African sarmie:

    "Fokken larney
    Nutella on my sarmie"

    March 6, 2014

  • the thing is less tasty than the concept, I warrant - unlike corn dogs

    March 6, 2014

  • I want an Ethnologue-combing app, too! Or did you - gasp - comb it yourself?!

    March 6, 2014

  • I didn't know that heretofore I had lived to witness "This reminds me of that zombie ant fungus"

    What sentence can top it now?!

    March 6, 2014

  • I am reading your slides and snaffling up compounds for the list, yaar
    you're an admirable stafflist

    March 6, 2014

  • oh, you!

    March 1, 2014

  • lushed up to the nuts is a very tasty concept

    March 1, 2014

  • I strongly suspect we are of a generation!!

    February 24, 2014

  • the -slang is cognate to 'schlong', which if isn't a key to fun madeupical compounds I don't know what is

    February 24, 2014

  • I am taking the opportunity to add words that have lots of fricatives in them - if this is not what it's meant for, do complain!!

    February 24, 2014

  • shrink gun, kuntilanak, gryphoemia

    February 10, 2014

  • the mouthfeel is meant to outweigh the cringefactor, b/c "consonant esteemer" doesn't scan so tasty.
    Consonant Steamer? The good ship Slavograph

    February 10, 2014

  • it's a mushin injection; absent of will or willfulness

    spotted dick, cat bus, shrink gun,...

    February 8, 2014

  • it's the Chris Morris of sweet tooth fairies

    incubus, spotted dick, cat bus, ...

    February 7, 2014

  • This is - IMHO - the much more pungent Korean idiom for "golden boy". Omma-chingu-adeul

    February 5, 2014

  • Gustave Doore?

    February 5, 2014

  • I hadn't meaningfully interpreted CCle yet - thank you!!

    February 5, 2014

  • it's a legitimate Tardis Scrabble word, though

    February 5, 2014

  • I just bust a lung over Convict Wristwatch
    And bilbyfilth..ersnatch

    February 5, 2014

  • also a love letter to an ex-neighbor husky named Demon, who moved away when his dude did :(

    February 5, 2014

  • Because being good at nudity also pertains to Arctic temperatures and your bum-steak would freeze first!

    #dontmesswithimogen

    February 5, 2014

  • complete this sequence:

    soft drink, incubus, ...

    February 5, 2014

  • not to be confused with the language of the Arctic expeditions

    February 5, 2014

  • to be pronounced with a thick Brazilian Portuguese inflection

    February 5, 2014

  • Plz to invent Bilby's Ramson n' Damson Chutney

    February 5, 2014

  • BWAHAHAHAHA

    February 5, 2014

  • Extreme temperatures in Vatican City!!!

    February 3, 2014

  • in SBC, this refers (misogynistically?) to one's sister-in-law

    January 27, 2014

  • ECAFFACETIME is how I mathed y'all concepts

    January 27, 2014

  • Humans are quite my favourite species, said the 4th Doctor

    January 27, 2014

  • skypigs, Burquitlam, Queen E park
    I heard before there is some regionalistic term for the pill bug, but I forgot it

    January 27, 2014

  • I've witnessed the verbing of this!

    January 27, 2014

  • Tbe category mandalas and such belong to, according to the editor of my book of Mughal paintings. Useful though unwieldy!

    January 27, 2014

  • a.k.a. Krump dance (see troupe Buckness Personified)

    January 23, 2014

  • psst - you can create a word list named after a book you're reading and disburden thereby the comments section of repetitive citations

    January 22, 2014

  • hahahahahaha

    January 20, 2014

  • I concur - well-informed copypasta especially

    January 20, 2014

  • Loved!

    January 18, 2014

  • well, shucks and welcome to your hoo-ha

    January 18, 2014

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