Verboticism: Vocabfuscate

Vocabfuscate

Created by: ErWenn

Definition: v. To demonstrate your superior knowledge and intellect by using complex, confusing and mind-numbingly stupid jargon. n. A person who uses big words to inflate their unusually small ideas.

Pronunciation: /vəˈkæbfəˌskeit/

Sentence: I'm dreading reading all the sentences on Verbotomy today because I know they will all be vocabfuscated beyond belief.

Etymology: from vocab(ulary) + (ob)fuscate

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Comments: Vocabfuscate

silveryaspen - 2008-03-06: 11:17:00
Naughty sentence! Even if it is true! (wink) (big grin) Vocabfuscate sounds like something you catch and want to cure! Your sentence implies it is contagious! Really fun sentence and an exceptional word!

purpleartichokes - 2008-03-06: 18:28:00
Great word - describes the definition nicely.