Verboticism: Photowank

'That's me in the mirror. Oh my gawd, is that me too?'

DEFINITION: To take a picture of yourself, pointing a camera at yourself, while you admire yourself. Often done in the privacy of your bathroom.

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Egotistography

Created by: tinydancer

Pronunciation: ee-goh-tis-toe-graf-ee

Sentence: A MySpace is not complete without a well-angled egotistograph.

Etymology: egotistical + photography

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Ifoto

Created by: johnnyrockett

Pronunciation: eye-fo-to

Sentence: With her new digital camera, she ifotoed all Christmas day.

Etymology: Ifoto - As in Ipod, and the rest of the I phenomenon. It's all about me.

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Love the etymology. Good stuff. - fonka99, 2006-12-25: 18:33:00

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Narcitography

Created by: Coolfool

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- Coolfool, 2006-12-25: 05:02:00

Here's the ending of my first post (narcitography): The ending of my first post(It was unexplainedly misplaced or pilfered by cybergoyles.)seems to have been misplaced. I turned away from my keyboard, and when I turned back, and my computer indicated th - Coolfool, 2006-12-25: 05:27:00

(Coolfool) Again, truncated. There must be a bit limit, ...computer indicated that my first post was submitted. I don't see it. See next post. - Coolfool, 2006-12-25: 05:31:00

My gist: Be kind, as this is my first post (I'll resort to any dingus to garner any panegyrism). - Coolfool, 2006-12-25: 05:36:00

- Coolfool, 2006-12-25: 05:37:00

Narcitography pronunciation: First two syllables, as in narcissism, last three (obvious)as in photography). I just walked in and don't know my way around here yet, so if I step on protocol, soory. I'll learn. - Coolfool, 2006-12-25: 05:43:00

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Autophotogrphy

Created by: DIKIDI

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Narcissnap

Created by: vishalrix

Pronunciation: Nar-ciss-snap

Sentence: When Gail feels a bit low, a session of narcissnapping always works wonders on her mood.

Etymology: Narcissism and Snapshot

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I just "joined" to see how big the group was behind this word. Now it seems I can't get out of the "group". Though I came up with the word independently I guess the first person ought to take credit. - vishalrix, 2006-12-26: 04:55:00

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Selflick

Created by: Benperson

Pronunciation: sell' flik

Sentence: Mary enjoys selflicking for her MySpace.

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Photegotism

Created by: Drock

Pronunciation: foe-TEE-goe-tiz-um (Foe and goe rhyme with "slow.")

Sentence: Even though she was Mandy's best friend, she hated it when her photegotism started to show.

Etymology: Photo, as in photograph. Egotism - excessive selfishness

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Shelfportrait

Created by: egonschiela

Pronunciation: shelf-por-trayt

Sentence: The magnifying mirror aligned perfectly with the camera for Sharon's shelfportrait.

Etymology: Shelf: a surface usually covered in personal possessions. Portrait: a pictorial representation of a person usually showing the face.

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Myfacing

Created by: hermionesnape

Pronunciation: my-face-ing

Sentence: "My mom caught be myfacing in the bathroom, but I really needed a new picture for my site."

Etymology: from "myspace" and the art of posting one's mirror-reflected picture

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Selfpicturate

Created by: lucyof2009

Pronunciation: self-picture-ate

Sentence: I saw that new picture you put on your blog; did you selfpicturate?

Etymology: combination of "self" (as in yourself)and "picture" with the suffix "-ate" to make it a verb

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