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"This Web site is devoted to lexpionage, the sleuthing of new words and phrases."
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whichbe commented on the word lexpionage
(adj., fr. Wordspy) Lexical espionage; the sleuthing of new words and phrases.
May 14, 2008
seanahan commented on the word lexpionage
I like the word, but not the UD definition. I would use it to mean searching through other authors works to find good words for yourself to use. This word contrasts nicely with lexadaisical.
August 27, 2007
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