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alexz commented on the word cornobble
The 1840's Gloucester Provincialisms http://books.google.ca/books?id=UtxUAAAAcAAJ has it meaning 'to beat on the head'Although I prefer the Monty Python sketch. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IhJQp-q1Y1sSnopes includes cornobble in their word 2004 word list using a fish slapping emoticon.http://msgboard.snopes.com/message/ultimatebb.php?/ubb/get_topic/f/95/t/000661.html
May 7, 2014
marcusthewordslayer commented on the word cornobble
May 6, 2014
Quack4Me commented on the word cornobble
cornobble is to hit on the head with a dead fish
chained_bear commented on the word cornobble
Does the reactor need to be very specific, as well as the fish?
October 3, 2008
bilby commented on the word cornobble
reesetee commented on the word cornobble
Well, you sure wouldn't want it the other way 'round.
Why would you hit a nuclear reactor with a fish?
Wasn't this a nuclear reactor?
trivet commented on the word cornobble
A mackerel named Steve.
I always thought it had to be a flounder named Algernon.
Ah. Now I get it.I think...No cod named Bertha?No tilapia named Franklin?No angelfish named Epaphroditus?
plethora commented on the word cornobble
Must be a halibut named Eric.
... Does it matter what type of fish?Just wondering.
tbtabby commented on the word cornobble
Verb. To hit something with a fish.Seriously.