I Want to Know Your Favorite Word

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    ...I don't know, I just have always liked the sound of that word - Preposterous - it's just a fun word to say, I tend to use it whenever I can
    Chasing4flowers Chasing4flowers
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 28, 2012


    And there you go, everything nice that you want to express in one simple word.
    LordNothing LordNothing
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Nov 9, 2011

    Meraki [may-rah-kee] (adjective)

    "This is a word that modern Greeks often use to describe doing something with soul, creativity, or love — when you put 'something of yourself' into what you’re doing, whatever it may be. Meraki is often used to describe cooking or preparing a meal, but it can also mean...
    calisael calisael
    31-35, F
    Apr 9, 2012


    Sexiest word in the english language-Dennis Potter said that and it's good enough for me too....very sensual
    mikemcneil mikemcneil
    51-55, M
    5 Responses Dec 14, 2007

    My Favorite Word Is

    Yes. I love hearing that word. As in, . . . "Yes, I would be honored to have you interview me. When would you like to do this?" "Yes, we can do your pedicure now." "Yes, we have your pens in stock and the extra ink refills" "Yes, we just got in a huge shipment of reporter's...
    iwritebiographies iwritebiographies
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 21, 2011

    At the Moment, It's Indeed

    I love this word and it always pops in my head as the appropriate response to the phenomenal talent on EP..   INDEED - wicked awesome!
    DrewBerry DrewBerry
    46-50, F
    17 Responses May 11, 2008

    i love the words stellar,

    doll, peachy, tubular, and pleasing.
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    1 Response Jul 16, 2015

    Like This Would Be A Surprise To Anybody

    My favorite word is "Strap-on" No, I don't need to explain or expand on it. All I do is smile.
    ladygodiva110 ladygodiva110
    41-45, F
    2 Responses Jun 21, 2011


    Emuna is the firm belief in a single,supreme,omniscient,benevolent,spiritual,supernatural,and all powerfull creator of the universe, whom we refer to as God.
    SD22 SD22
    Feb 6, 2011

    I love the word jiggle,

    and jelly. That includes all variations of the word such as jiggled and jellies.
    Toriel Toriel
    13-15, F
    1 Response Nov 22, 2015


    Altruism is the opposite of selfishness, and involves doing for others without any expectation of reward.
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    Mar 30, 2013

    My Favorite Word

    This one word evokes so much emotions in me..... Passion my favorite word....    
    bellas31 bellas31
    31-35, F
    17 Responses Jan 2, 2010

    I Have Tons

    I keep a file.... One being.... Juxtaposed. *grin*
    slsr slsr
    41-45, F
    Jan 16, 2013

    I Have A Fondness For Old Words

    Words my mother uses such as "If I had my druthers." It always curious to witness people's response to "ilk."   As in, "those of that ilk.""Penchant" is today's favorite 
    MilesMonkMingus MilesMonkMingus
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jan 16, 2013


    Independence-Usually my mind goes straight to the 4th of july.  But it means more than that.  It means having the ability to live your life without being at the mercy of someone else.  The opportunity to live your life free of the influence of other people...to go where you...
    golegos17 golegos17
    18-21, F
    Mar 2, 2011


    This is my most favourite word. It is said to be the most succinct word ever. :D
    colourandrainbow colourandrainbow
    Mar 19, 2011


    I love that word. Life, hurt, love, people, pain, happiness... it's all in how you see it.
    motherland motherland
    36-40, F
    Apr 5, 2012

    I Have 2 Words...

    FAMILY. & HONOR. In that order.
    41-45, M
    Jan 19, 2013

    This Is An Easy One

    I learned this one in high school from a teacher that I has recently come back into my world...   Initiative
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    19 Responses Mar 3, 2008

    My Word...

    "giver" -- motivation, drive and an awesome decision maker. i have accomplished so much with just one word... lol i love it, try it out for a day it'll become a favorite of yours too, i bet.
    supplespanked supplespanked
    36-40, F
    Aug 6, 2012


    Everytime i hear this word. Everytime I see it. Everytime I see pictures and all these stuff. I really take a second glance. My heart stops. There are butterflies in my stomach. I seriously love basketball.
    NotBackingDown NotBackingDown
    13-15, F
    Aug 19, 2012


    Hello! Ever now and then I like to look in the dictionary for interesting words. One day I found the word "tenterhooks" and it became my favorite word. Now I am sitting here in tenterhooks because I want to know your favorite word too. Cheers!
    Nanoose Nanoose
    61-65, M
    1 Response Dec 14, 2007

    Nour = Light

    My favourite word is 'nour'. The translation of this Arabic word is light and nour in its Islamic interpretation means 'righteous light'. Nour or righteous light is, in my opinion, a perfect word.. because to this word equals to 'pure and noble righteousness'.  Light...
    ILoveAllah ILoveAllah
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Jan 13, 2011

    I Think I Like Words Starting In E.

    English: Eloquent. French: L'espere ("Hope"). I love what others favorite words are. "Duck" is a lovely one. :D
    Alletha Alletha
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 14, 2007


    It is a word now and I love it! Ain't 1 : am not : are not : is not 2 : have not : has not 3 : do not : does not : did not —used in some varieties of Black English Usage Discussion of AIN'T Although widely disapproved as...
    jeanjenny jeanjenny
    31-35, F
    May 31, 2011

    Funny Ones

    i like the ones that if you say them long enough they come out all wrong and sound distorted like you're drunk zipper fish button pillow sandwich brush the silly ones, not because they have particular significance or meaning, but because they make me giggle a girl-hood...
    lostcancerian lostcancerian
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Mar 4, 2008


    The fear of having peanut butter stick to the roof of your mouth.
    baconfat baconfat
    22-25, M
    Aug 21, 2008


    Crucio Extacy Passion Arousal Fizzy Lacey Divine Loads more...
    StephanieManoso StephanieManoso
    31-35, F
    Dec 20, 2011


    Just the right word to make me or take me!
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    Feb 4, 2013


    To heal, your physical wounds, your broken heart, your weary soul;   To heal, your ghosts of yesterday, your blisters of today, and your worries of tomorrow.   If I only could do that, To heal, as easily as I can type that word.   :) Please...
    yoyo101 yoyo101
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Apr 1, 2008


    and microscopicpneumovolcanoconiosis Although, it's kind of difficult to find a use for them in a sentence.   
    Taphy Taphy
    41-45, F
    Jul 27, 2008


    Without one, man is just a walking dead!  
    getanorgydorky getanorgydorky
    31-35, M
    Jun 4, 2011


    HOPE HOPE HOPE HOPE if that word means nothing to you then you have never suffered.
    unclesmokeyslongbong unclesmokeyslongbong
    31-35, M
    1 Response Jul 6, 2011
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    Feb 4, 2013


    I liked it when I was younger and recently read a book where everything cool was described as 'Bubbly'! So, it is my favourite at the moment. But, you have to say it in a Welsh accent or it doesn't have the same effect haha
    UnluckyLassie UnluckyLassie
    18-21, F
    Nov 19, 2012

    I Have Two: Lucifigous And Sesquipedalian

    lucifigous - avoiding light sesquipedalian - tending towards the use of long and antiquated words. I used to be fond of obfuscation, but in a political year, it's a bit too close to home ;
    sissysunshine sissysunshine
    Nov 13, 2011


    its a great word used for elaboration. and you can use it to describe anything......uber fun, uber cool, uber stupid, uber smart i really do like uber, not sure if its a real word, but its a great word. some others words i like are wicked, sick, and freakin sweet
    antiyou antiyou
    26-30, F
    Dec 14, 2007


      To follow a winding and turning course: Streams tend to meander through level land. To move aimlessly and idly without fixed direction: vagabonds meandering through life. I like the sound of the word as I pronounce it.  How it fills my mouth with...
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    1 Response Jun 14, 2008

    I Made It Up

    Ginormous.... I use it all the time...as in, "My sisters boyfriend is a ginormous douchebag." :) S
    slsr slsr
    41-45, F
    Jan 17, 2013

    Another One...

    Luminous. I love that word. :)
    slsr slsr
    41-45, F
    Jan 17, 2013


    Pass time. Waste Time. Kill time. Lost time.A good time.  About time.  Take your time.  Save time.  A long time.  Right on time.  Out of time.  Mind the time.  Be on time.  Spare time.  Keep time.  Stall for time.  There are many expressions with "time" as there are...
    MilesMonkMingus MilesMonkMingus
    56-60, M
    Feb 2, 2013


    My favourite word is: YES
    Kikuchiyo Kikuchiyo
    31-35, M
    Mar 2, 2008


    ~noun 1. the formation of a word, as cuckoo or boom, by imitation of a sound made by or associated with its referent. 2. a word so formed. 3. Rhetoric...
    HeWhoPleasures HeWhoPleasures
    41-45, M
    15 Responses Mar 3, 2008


    My favorite word would either be pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis (lung disease caused by silica dust) or tomnoddy (fool)
    RavenAlexa RavenAlexa
    18-21, F
    Aug 5, 2011

    Odd Words...

    I really like the words triskaidekaphobia and consanguineous.  Triskaidekaphobia means "a fear or phobia concerning the number thirteen," and Consanguineous means "having the same ancestry or descent; related by blood."  I like triskaidekaphobia...
    Avice Avice
    22-25, F
    3 Responses Dec 17, 2007

    Perplexing, Aren't They?

    I love big words that make people blink and ask what I meant.  I recently used both the words "petulant" and "churlish" in a single conversation.  (both mean bratty or obnoxious) I am also fond of "irksome" (annoying), "peculiar"...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris
    26-30, F
    Mar 25, 2008
    RogueBarroness RogueBarroness
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2015
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