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    • deano9133
    • By deano9133 2nd Dec 17, 9:35 PM
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    deano9133
    Words you trivially dislike
    • #1
    • 2nd Dec 17, 9:35 PM
    Words you trivially dislike 2nd Dec 17 at 9:35 PM
    I will start

    Muggy
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    • Robin9
    • By Robin9 4th Dec 17, 10:52 AM
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    Robin9
    Love as in "Love a Cuppa"
    Never pay on an estimated bill
    • As Poor As A Church Mouse
    • By As Poor As A Church Mouse 5th Dec 17, 5:26 PM
    • 96 Posts
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    As Poor As A Church Mouse
    Wanna (It's not proper english).
    I'm so poor, I can't even afford to pay attention.
    • joansgirl
    • By joansgirl 5th Dec 17, 7:48 PM
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    joansgirl
    Moist............
    Some people only exist as examples of what to avoid...
    .


    Finito
    • Lost2
    • By Lost2 5th Dec 17, 10:24 PM
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    Lost2
    ye you know what I mean
    and do you know what
    Sealed Pot Number 262009..£950.50 2010..£256 2011..£526 2012..£548.80 2013...£758.882014..£510 2015...£604.782016...£704.50 2017...£4752018...£

    SwagBucks £870
    • Wild_Rover
    • By Wild_Rover 6th Dec 17, 9:25 AM
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    Wild_Rover
    Not so much a word as a meaningless expression (IMO!)

    Last night on TV, I heard a seemingly intelligent person claiming (IIRC) that something was "nine times cheaper" than something else. What the Hell does that mean?

    Something can be nine times more expensive than something else, and something can be a ninth the price of something else, but something cannot be "nine times" cheaper than something else. .

    Rant over.

    WR
    Those who can make you believe absurdities, can make you commit atrocities. Voltaire
    Why should I allow that same God to tell me how to raise my kids, who had to drown His own? RG. Ingersol
    I find the whole business of religion profoundly interesting. But it does mystify me that otherwise intelligent people take it seriously. D Adams
    • NaughtiusMaximus
    • By NaughtiusMaximus 6th Dec 17, 9:48 AM
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    NaughtiusMaximus
    Misuse of the word 'literally' and people saying they'll give 110% effort
    • PompeyPete
    • By PompeyPete 6th Dec 17, 10:19 AM
    • 4,816 Posts
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    PompeyPete
    Urbanization = Block of Flats.
    • qwert yuiop
    • By qwert yuiop 6th Dec 17, 10:21 AM
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    qwert yuiop
    Words i trivally dislike ?....Trivally.
    Originally posted by SamsReturn
    What about “trivially”?
    • qwert yuiop
    • By qwert yuiop 6th Dec 17, 10:23 AM
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    qwert yuiop
    belch & snog - just don't like them!
    Originally posted by Chris25
    Not at the same time, anyway.
    • qwert yuiop
    • By qwert yuiop 6th Dec 17, 10:24 AM
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    qwert yuiop
    "Pound" used a plural.
    "That's Nineteen Pound"
    Originally posted by Jackmydad
    What about pounds as a singular? “One pounds fifty”. Or one pence?
    • MothballsWallet
    • By MothballsWallet 6th Dec 17, 8:20 PM
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    MothballsWallet
    Facebook ....
    Always ask yourself one question: What would Gibbs do?
    Married to an immigrant.
    Even my PC is nicknamed "GIBBS".
    • Lance De Boils
    • By Lance De Boils 7th Dec 17, 1:11 PM
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    Lance De Boils
    The first prize goes to the word.....Gusset.
    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 7th Dec 17, 1:20 PM
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    fairy lights
    'Hubby' and when people say 'little man' when talking about their son, those are two that make me cringe.
    • mattytun
    • By mattytun 8th Dec 17, 4:23 PM
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    mattytun
    When people say "it's a milky sky today."
    Can't sleep, quit counting sheep and talk directly to the shepherd
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