Ultracrepidarian (n):"Somebody who gives opinions on subjects they know nothing about."
Snollygoster (n): "A shrewd, unprincipled person, especially a politician."
Zwodder (n): "A drowsy and stupid state of body or mind."
Clinomania (n): "An obsessive desire to lie down."
Groke (v): "To gaze at somebody while they're eating in the hope that they'll give you some of their food."
Now some funny new ones when new English speakers use only the words they know
Posted by Jill Fallon at March 8, 2014 1:25 PM | Permalink
Tape measure: "Do you have a roll of inches?"
Ice cubes: very cold water with corners
Wrists: hand ankles
Mist: tiny rain but lots of them
Toes: foot fingers
Wreath: holiday door donut with glitters
Gloves: hand shoes
Lambs: sheep kittens
Bury: digging it shut
Elbow: arm knee