Verboticism: Picklederring


Created by: Jabberwocky

Definition: v., To write an email while under the influence of an intoxicating substance. n., An email or blog post where the author has chosen to ignore standard literary and social conventions -- thanks to a liberal consumption of alcohol.

Pronunciation: pikld/airing

Sentence: Please disregard the email sent out yesterday that stated the company dress code has changed to embrace 'Topless Tuesdays' It was clearly a picklederring.

Etymology: pickled (inebriated) + err + pickled herring

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Comments: Picklederring

silveryaspen - 2008-11-24: 16:27:00
Great word in a very funny sentence that evokes images of co-workers might have gone on to grin and bare it!

silveryaspen - 2008-11-24: 16:28:00
left the word 'that' out between co-worked and might. Aplogies to all!

silveryaspen - 2008-11-24: 16:29:00
blew it again ... but you get the gist of it. Freudian typos are plaguing me today!

Mustang - 2008-11-24: 23:44:00
I've gotten a few of those and probably sent one or two as well.

metrohumanx - 2008-11-25: 10:50:00
We've ALL been guilty of backing talkwards.

OZZIEBOB - 2008-11-29: 14:48:00
Looks great