Verboticism: Spewtrid

'I thought you said hork...'

DEFINITION: v. To expectorate unexpectedly, especially in situations where it is not considered socially acceptable. n. A person who habitually spits, even when among polite company.

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Spewtrid

Created by: silveryaspen

Pronunciation: spew trid

Sentence: When people cannot converse without being spewtrid, I avoid them like the plague.

Etymology: SPEW - to spit forth from the mouth. PUTRID - disgusting; spoils everything.

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Comments: Spewtrid

silveryaspen - 2009-03-12: 00:58:00
Life is nicer when things are just ducky ... not yucky!

mweinmann - 2009-03-12: 08:18:00
I actually met a person last week who kept spitting on me when they talked so this brought back memories and I, too, just couldn't stick around very long!!

Jabberwocky - 2009-03-12: 12:15:00
Moral of the story - never stand in a corner at a party

splendiction - 2009-03-12: 15:56:00
Clever word!

Mustang - 2009-03-13: 06:06:00
Ick! Good word!

abrakadeborah - 2009-03-14: 22:50:00
"spewtrid"-ific! word there Silveryaspen! spewtrid + terrific :)