Friday, April 30, 2010

Word of the Week #97 - terradiddle

*Just because it's fun to say.*

tarradiddle - [tair-uh-DID-uhl] - noun

Definition:
1. A petty falsehood; a fib.
2. Pretentious nonsense.

Usage:
The afternoon began with a terradiddle from one child about the other, and quickly degenerated into a full-blown quarrel.

1 comment:

Krista said...

Okay, now I'm trying to figure out a way to use this word without sounding like it's pretentious nonsense... Oh. Wait.