Verboticism: Carpathetic

Carpathetic

Created by: Mustang

Definition: v. To complain and complain about a problem without ever taking action to correct it. n. A complaint about something which you can fix but choose not to.

Pronunciation: car - puh - THET - ik

Sentence: Elwood is completely carpathetic about things he feels are wrong; he carps and complains but is such an ineffectual wimp he never does anything to improve things.

Etymology: Blend of 'carp' (complain) and 'pathetic' (miserably or contemptibly inadequate)

Points: 521

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Comments: Carpathetic

metrohumanx - 2008-08-12: 14:45:00
I like this word more each time i see it.