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I Want to Know Your Favorite Word

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    Perception...

    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

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    Hope

    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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    Hm...

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

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    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 31-35, F 2 Responses Mar 4, 2008

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    A Couple Of Things...

    1) I don't know -how- I wasn't aware of this group :-)  Is a pretty big goof for me not to know about this place :-) ... Normally I'd atleast "subscribe" to something like this even if I didn't join and it seems I did not.  Also there's no evidence I've even...
    lesshissMORECAT lesshissMORECAT 31-35 2 Responses Dec 4, 2009

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    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

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    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 41-45 Nov 13, 2011

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    Word:

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

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    I Have 2 Words...

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

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    Time

    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

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    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

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    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

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    My Favorite Word:

    My favorite word is "Sweet". Sometimes I use it to replace these words, cool, awesome, I like that, wow, looks good, sounds good, tastes good, smells good, feels good, and my favorite... It's sugary.
    followme2nowhere followme2nowhere 36-40, M 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

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    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

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    Darlin'

    Just the right word to make me or take me!
    deleted deleted 26-30 Feb 4, 2013

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    Awesome!

    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

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    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

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    Motivation

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

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    Heal.

    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 3 Responses Apr 1, 2008

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    Elbow

    Sexiest word in the english language-Dennis Potter said that and it's good enough for me too....very sensual
    mikemcneil mikemcneil 46-50, M 5 Responses Dec 14, 2007

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    Mamihlapinatapai~~~~

    This is my most favourite word. It is said to be the most succinct word ever. :D
    colourandrainbow colourandrainbow 18-21 Mar 19, 2011

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    Basketball

    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

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    Independence.

    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

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    A Shopaholic's Vocabulary Word.........

    S A L E......as in Clearance Sale......as in 50-75% off Sale!!!! Music to my ears!!!!
    Mahal1023 Mahal1023 46-50, F 3 Responses Dec 1, 2010

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    Archibutyrophobia

    The fear of having peanut butter stick to the roof of your mouth.
    baconfat baconfat 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 21, 2008

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    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 16-18, F 4 Responses Dec 14, 2007

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    Bubbly!

    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

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    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Feb 4, 2013

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    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 24 Responses May 11, 2008

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    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 2 Responses Jan 16, 2013

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    Uber

    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

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    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 3 Responses Jun 21, 2011

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    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 20 Responses Mar 3, 2008

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    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 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

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    Empathy

    This is my favourite word. It's been lost in today's world.
    rainmage98 rainmage98 36-40, M Jan 26, 2011

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    Ain't

    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

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    I Have Tons

    I keep a file.... One being.... Juxtaposed. *grin*
    slsr slsr 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 16, 2013

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    Emuna

    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 46-50 Feb 6, 2011

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    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 4 Responses Dec 17, 2007

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    Altruism.

    Altruism is the opposite of selfishness, and involves doing for others without any expectation of reward.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Mar 30, 2013

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    Onomatopoeia

    ~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

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    Tenterhooks

    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 51-55, M 1 Response Dec 14, 2007

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    Loads

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

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    Otiose and Odious.

    I dig 'o' words. Omniscience, something I kinda wish I had. Omnipotence, something everyone would like to have. Oddity, as in space oddity, the title of a song that best describes my first impressions with a lot of people...ominous, ocular, ode, etc...
    Shayndel Shayndel 26-30, F 2 Responses Sep 22, 2008

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    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

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    Another One...

    Luminous. I love that word. :)
    slsr slsr 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 17, 2013

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    Meandering

      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...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jun 14, 2008

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    Preposterous

    ...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

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    Twas brillig and the slythy toves did gyre and gimble in the wabe. (Alice in Wonderland) Yours?
    AJEckle AJEckle 16-17, F 3 Responses Aug 19

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