Two of my favorite words -- words that require no context or definition to make me smile inside -- are "rapscallion" and "tallywacker." They are somehow impish ... silly and serious simultaneously... like finding one of "the good ones" in a box of chocolates.
I just like them and wonder if others have similar, not-quite-totally-useless inclinations.
Mustn't forget the ozark feminine anatomical reference of twitchet. Reference my childhood and...ReplyDelete
"Pissing in the Snow" was always one of my faves.ReplyDelete
My current favorite word is "lenticular." I get to use it more than you would think.ReplyDelete
Good one, Rebecca. I had to look it up before I got swamped with a sense that it probably had something to do with the male reproductive tract. :)ReplyDelete