[wdvltalk-social] Another adsurd word
smilepoet at vfemail.net
Thu Sep 15 02:48:28 BST 2011
On 14/09/2011 21:07, edc_quik at ihug.co.nz wrote:
> Yesterday's word : anonymuncule, meaning writer, insignificant unknown.
> Today's word: horripilation
> Michael Ensor, Wellington, N.Z.
I suffered horripilation when my previously unknown uncle turned up at
my wedding even though he'd not been invited. I had thought anonymuncule
referred to him. He was wronger, rather than righter! I still
horripilate when I think of him.
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