Definitions

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  • n. The use of vulgar or foul language to relieve stress or pain.

Etymologies

From Greek lalia (speech) + chezo (to relieve oneself) (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The recipe lalochezia posted is a good start, but adding grated, fresh ginger and sake to the marinade -- as is common in most

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  • JM swears by lalochezia!

    October 4, 2009

  • dried up cheese on the tongue

    August 13, 2008

  • In the "Who Knew We Needed a Word for This?" Department. :-)

    November 13, 2007

  • n.

    Emotional relief gained by using indecent or vulgar language.

    November 13, 2007