"That's a great deal to make one word mean," Alice said in a thoughtful tone. "When I make a word do a lot of work like that," said Humpty Dumpty, "I always pay it extra."

Wednesday, 5 January 2011


A slubberdegullion is a filthy, slobbering person; a sloven; a villain; a fiend; a louse. In other words it isn't ver complementary!


  1. It seems to me your word list hangs well together, so I thought I'd give it a stab. Don't hold the Faulknerian sentence structure against me, as I was determined to use end punctuation only once:

    Gravelled and beset by Lethologica since matronolagnia left him stranded on the divan, the jumentous slubberdegullian spat towards the plaster chimera and watched as the spray trickled down the volute, despising the mammothrept whose recent animadvert had robbed him of his heart’s prize.

  2. That is positively brilliant Ms G!