Verboticism: Discomjobulation

'The Boss has just approved my new cost-cutting plan!'

DEFINITION: v. To propose and win approval for cost-saving reforms, which when implemented result in the immediate elimination of your job. n. An ambitious budget-slasher who accidentally cuts themselves out of a job.

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Created by: Mustang

Pronunciation: dis - com - job - yew - lai - shun

Sentence: Yancey was a thoroughly devoted and ambitious young junior executive and he suffered a major bout of discomjobulation when his innovative and brilliant proposals resulted in his own termination.

Etymology: Play on the word 'discombobulation'.

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Comments: Discomjobulation

TJayzz - 2008-05-27: 12:55:00
great word!!

Jabberwocky - 2008-05-27: 10:15:00
love saying this one

OZZIEBOB - 2008-05-27: 20:18:00
a real word