A List of Unusual Words

#Literature

Sun, May 30th, 2010 11:11 by capnasty NEWS

A by no means exhaustive list of rare, obscure, strange and sometimes funny words and their meanings that only seem to crop up in crosswords and dictionaries. Words that are used so seldom, you wonder who invented them and why.

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