Verboticism: Flintstonerisms

'We know how to purse our lips!'

DEFINITION: To pose, or posture, in a distinctive manner in order to express one's cultural affinities -- may be accompanied by awkward gestures.

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Created by: Stevenson0

Pronunciation: Flint/stohn/er/isms

Sentence: The group of young people dancing, prancing and gesticulating could only be described as an exhibition of their Flintstonerisms.

Etymology: Flintstones + stoners + mannerisms

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Comments: Flintstonerisms

Jabberwocky - 2007-01-29: 10:36:00

wordmeister - 2007-01-29: 10:41:00
But dinosaurs can do the flintstonerisms too...