Ethernight (ethernight) wrote,
Ethernight
ethernight

inbantanating


hutta: So the other day the new girl and I were talking about timidity, and I finally made the connection between "timid" and "intimidating".
hutta: It only took 27 years.
ethernight: Wow, that's cool.
ethernight: That kind of makes me want to make up new words by replacing "timid" with something else.
ethernight: I guess there's ingratiating
ethernight: intoxicating.
hutta: incapacitating.
ethernight: enriching is in the same family.
ethernight: But I don't know if we want to go there. Soon we'll be talking about empowering, and I just don't know if we are ready to open that can of worms.
hutta: inwormiating.
hutta: We'd inwormiate our conversation, I mean.
ethernight: "inworminate" made me happy, by the way


On that note, I just joined wordie.org, and I think some of you should as well. I have no words yet, but that will change. Oh, yes, it will.
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