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Reprehensitive

Top verboticism of the day created by Mustang

DEFINITION: n. A cashier or customer service representative who is so busy chatting with their friends or coworkers that they ignore their customers. v. To be serviced by a very annoying customer service representative.

Pronunciation: rep - re - HENS - uh - tuv

Sentence: Gabrielle was appalled at the abysmal response of the customer service reprehensitive who seemed not to even notice her even though she made several attempts to gain his attention.

Etymology: Blend of representative and reprehensible...

Created by: Mustang.

Comments:

Really good. A sterling effort! - Rutilus, 2008-05-13: 08:53:00

very nice - Jabberwocky, 2008-05-13: 13:06:00

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Dissociate: /dĭ-sō'shē-ĭt/ After she made her way back to the electronics department, having to make her way past one dissociate after another who, apparently oblivious to her existence or that of any other customer, had no apparent function beyond taking up aisle space, the blue-smocked critters became scarce. When she finally found one and asked where she could find an adapter to use her ipod with her home stereo, the dull-eyed response was, "that's not my aisle, but if we have 'em they would definitely be in this half of the store." Etymology: dissociate (-āt'), from the psychological defense mechanism dissociation, whereby an individual compartmentalizes certain thoughts, emotions, sensations, and/or memories; term coined by The French psychiatrist Pierre Janet, later expanded on in Jung's theories; associate (-ĭt), term used by a certain (world's largest)retailer as a euphamism for what passes as a sales staff. Created by: stache.

Comments:

Like it! - pieceof314, 2008-05-13: 13:29:00

thanks, 314. first time I've tried to give a verbotomy to an existing word. - stache, 2008-05-13: 17:02:00

Clashier: /cla-sheer/ Most customer dissatisfaction is caused by confrontational clashiers who hate their jobs and looking for a fight. Etymology: clash + cashier Created by: Stevenson0.

Casheergall: /cash-sheer-gall/ Brandon often displayed casheergall while working the counter at the convenience store and would continue on with personal chores while ignoring waiting customers. Etymology: blend of cashier, sheer, and gall Created by: Mustang.

Comments:

They must go to a special school... - Nosila, 2009-06-25: 11:19:00

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To see more verboticisms for this definition go to: Can't you see I'm busy!

 

Comments:

Verbotomy Verbotomy - 2008-05-13: 00:01:22
Today's definition was suggested by TJayzz. Thank you TJayzz. ~ James

Verbotomy Verbotomy - 2009-06-25: 00:05:00
Today's definition was suggested by TJayzz. Thank you TJayzz. ~ James

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