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qms commented on the word quisquous
It looks to be playful Latin. From the Oxford Dictionaries site:adjectiveDifficult to deal with or settle; perplexing; (of a person) of dubious character.OriginLate 17th cent. Origin uncertain; perhaps from classical Latin quisquis whoever, with subsequent alteration of the ending after adjectives in -ous. With the form quisquose perhaps compare -ose.
December 2, 2015
oroboros commented on the word quisquous
I wonder if this word is of Native American origin?
reesetee commented on the word quisquous
Good question. I think we need a list. :-)
October 4, 2007
seanahan commented on the word quisquous
How many words are there with multiple q's?
Perplexing; debatable; dubious.
October 3, 2007
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