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  • Thanks also to my fellow team members: the loveable Ant 'George' Rogenous; the irrepressible John Surname, the concupiscient Bron and the gorgeous Jason.

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  • I apologize for the hectoring tone of my previous remark. The one starting with 'NO! NO! NO!'.

    January 26, 2009

  • John. Since you've got that stick handy, can you please scratch my acnestis?

    A little to the left.... Down a little ... There... Thank you!

    *curds*

    January 26, 2009

  • Maybe concupiscient means "knowledge of concupiscence?"

    *pokes sionnach with a stick*

    January 26, 2009

  • NO! NO! NO!

    How can you make so many mistakes in just a couple of lines of text?

    "Concupiscient" is not a word. It is a misspelling of "concupiscent", just as "concupiscience" is a misspelling of concupiscence. None of these options is a verb, with or without the split infinitive.

    concupiscent is an adjective; concupiscence is a noun.

    The suffix 'scient' generally pertains to knowledge, another pointer to the fact that this is a misspelling.

    January 26, 2009

  • Strong desire, especially sexual desire - from concupiscience - to ardently desire

    January 26, 2009