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chained_bear commented on the word nougatory
July 24, 2009
reesetee commented on the word nougatory
June 3, 2009
skipvia commented on the word nougatory
*sigh* I love the Wordie treatment.
May 31, 2009
bilby commented on the word nougatory
Caught with our marzipants down.
May 30, 2009
rolig commented on the word nougatory
Bilby, our brilliance crossed paths at the same moment, it seems.
Having to do with confection made from honey, nuts, and egg white. Having eaten the whole box of candy, she was in a nougatory daze and couldn't understand what he was saying to her.
This obviously means of or pertaining to nuts or fruit pieces in a sugar paste, which is no trifling thing.
jma commented on the word nougatory
Nugatory, by the way, means "Of little or no consequence; trifling."
I believe it's "nugatory" unless you're creating a new word. :)
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