Verboticism: Oldengoldenmolding

'Have you seen my wedding rings?'

DEFINITION: n. The desire to convert items with sentimental value, like antique hand-crafted jewelery, back into the raw material, like gold bullion, to access its commercial value. v. To cash in something with sentimental value.

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Created by: mweinmann

Pronunciation: olden - golden - mold - ing

Sentence: Cleopatra practiced oldengoldenmolding as she collected all the jewels and precious metals of her ancestry; melted them down and sold them for to buy clothes and makeup.

Etymology: Olden, Golden and Molding

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Comments: Oldengoldenmolding

Jabberwocky - 2009-04-08: 13:21:00
very good

Nosila - 2009-04-08: 23:25:00
I bet she even melted the stuff she got from her Mummy! De Nile ain't just a river in Eqypt! Good One, mweinmann!

metrohumanx - 2009-04-09: 02:36:00
She should've hooked up with Rumplestiltskin!