Verboticism: Semidiotic

Semidiotic

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Created by: petaj

Definition: v. To send out confused or conflicting signals when driving or dating. n. A person who signals their intentions to do one thing, then does something else completely different.

Pronunciation: sem-id-ee-ott-ick

Sentence: Lars was given a dishonourable discharge after the disaster of the destroyer. He semaphored that it was going about, so the container ship changed course and the destroyer crashed into its hull and promptly sank to the bottom of the channel, leaving the crew swimming for their lives. His discharge papers cited his semidiotics as the reason for his dismissal.

Etymology: semiotics + idiots

Points: 791

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Comments: Semidiotic

Nosila - 2009-04-24: 22:01:00
Don't you love a man in uniform?? Or in Lars' case, out of it!