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    mulligrub

    verb
    3rd person present: mulligrubs
    1. complain or sulk.
    "it's too late to mulligrub about it"
    noun
    plural noun: mulligrubs
    1. Feelings of melancholy, sullenness, or depression.
    "another attack of the mulligrubs"

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    Quote Originally Posted by chillitt View Post
    Doesn't Galumphing usually involve welly boots?
    You're thinking of galoshing

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    I know a lady in her 80's, born and raised in Belfast, who uses the term 'widdershins', meaning anti-clockwise.

    My all-time fav word? Moist.

    Detested word? Minge.

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    Widdershins is used in the Discworld books

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    Quote Originally Posted by gremlin View Post
    I know a lady in her 80's, born and raised in Belfast, who uses the term 'widdershins', meaning anti-clockwise.

    My all-time fav word? Moist.

    Detested word? Minge.
    Moist minge must leave you conflicted.

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    Quote Originally Posted by slowsider View Post
    Moist minge must leave you conflicted.
    Probably not something he'd be worried about in those particular circumstances . . .

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    Quote Originally Posted by Horse View Post
    Widdershins is used in the Discworld books
    It's also used in witchcraft and old wives' tales.

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    Tis old engrish...innit.
    I like sinistre for left handed

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    Quote Originally Posted by Linacruise14 View Post
    Whats a meaning of Galumphing?
    *Reported for spamming.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bike Breaker View Post
    *Reported for spamming.
    The rest of its posts were dubious, this one really showed up a glitch in the bot's code.

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