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Dictionaries

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by mr_hippo, 22 Dec 2007.

  1. mr_hippo

    mr_hippo Living Legend & Old Fart

    Has anyone ever noticed that some common English words are missing from dictionaries? I am not talking about complicated technical words but words like 'gullible'.
     
  2. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    Are you waiting for someone to look it up to see how gullible they are ??

    :ohmy: :angry: :sad:
     
  3. gavintc

    gavintc Guru

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    Southsea
  4. gbb

    gbb Legendary Member

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    Peterborough
  5. Brock

    Brock Senior Member

    Location:
    Kent
    snigger
     
  6. Noodley

    Noodley Guest

    you allowed to say that? :ohmy:;) PC gawn maaaad!
     
  7. Brock

    Brock Senior Member

    Location:
    Kent
    Noodley ma snigger whaddup yo?

    Hmm good point, I could change it for 'chortle'?
     
  8. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    That could well inflame the hortles though.
    (The hortles were the vertically challenged diminutive people in the famous film Wally Winka and The Horse Glue factory, on TV over Xmas)
     
  9. Gerry Attrick

    Gerry Attrick Lincolnshire Mountain Rescue Consultant

    Elmer, my horse is off to see his solicitor.