Verboticism: Mindburp

Mindburp

Created by: chris

Definition: To put your foot in your mouth by saying what you're thinking, rather that thinking of what your saying.

Pronunciation: mynd-berp

Sentence: Julian's propensity to mindburp had made him a regular at the A&E department

Etymology: A burp is something embarrassing (and often involuntary) that comes out of your mouth. A mindburp is the same - but is caused by the brain rather than by the body.

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Comments: Mindburp

ErWenn - 2007-02-06: 01:16:00
I like that. It makes more sense than a "brainfart," which describes something that needs describing, but doesn't describe it very well.