E for… #AtoZChallenge

Word: elflocks (n)

Origin: First known use around 1592.

Meaning: Lock of hair that is untangled or a lock of hair, fancifully regarded as having been tangled by the elves.

Sentence: The Yogi’s are proud of their elflocks, saves a lot of hairdresser money.

OUCH is the only thing that I remember when I think of the school days. Mom used the make two pigtails of my hair and I managed to get them tangled every night. 😦

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Word: Eccedentesiast(n)

Origin: This term was coined by Florence King in one of his exchange of letters with George Will.

Meaning: One who fakes smile.

Sentence: The teacher could clearly see the pain behind the eccedentesiast studemt.

Well we all need one of those 😉

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Word: ebriection(n)

Origin: unknown.

Meaning: mental breakdown from too much drinking.

Sentence: The doctor appointed a psychaitraist for the ebriecated father.

Nuff said 😐

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Word: eellogofusciouhipoppokunurious (adj) [EEL-loh-goh-FOO-shee-oh-hip-PAH-poh-kuh-NU-ree-us]

Origin: Maurice Weseen’s 1934 Dictionary of American Slang. No other inforation before this recorded evidance.

Meaning: very good.

Sentence: I feel eellogofusciouhipoppokunurious  today .

Whoahh… So much for being good. 😉 Sounds like a rank to be earned.

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Phew this ends my week one of vintage/un-used words 🙂

I shall catch up soon I promise.

This post is a part of the A-Z blogging challenge.

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I am doing this with the fabulous Marathon Bloggers group.

Cheers,

Pinksocks

 

 

 

 

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