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(Merriam-Webster)   The Merriam-Webster word of the day for August 15 is 'dilatory' as in: "During the American Revolution, pickle makers angry with British conservatives would often decide to dilatory"   (merriam-webster.com) divider line
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2022-08-15 1:42:15 PM  
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2022-08-15 3:52:02 PM  
Ok, dad.
 
2022-08-15 4:00:29 PM  
Anything's a dilatory if you're brave enough.
 
2022-08-15 4:02:09 PM  
A bit of a stretch, but I'll allow it. 3 points.
 
2022-08-15 4:09:15 PM  
Dilly Dilly!
 
2022-08-15 4:17:41 PM  
We liked it, subby.

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2022-08-15 4:29:26 PM  
Remember when Nad's dilatory cream was popular? Wasn't it recalled for burning or something?
 
2022-08-15 4:44:07 PM  
Fark this entire concept.
 
2022-08-15 4:51:34 PM  
That was a bit of a stretch, especially for a Monday.  Might want to take it a bit easier tomorrow.


/I really enjoy these words of the day.
//Keep em coming
///Don't hurt yourself though.
 
2022-08-15 5:13:25 PM  
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Dilatory

As in "my comadre wants to know the chisme so I told Chencho "Dilatory with all the juicy details".
 
2022-08-15 5:25:01 PM  
UHHHHhhhhhhhhhhh...
 
2022-08-15 11:56:41 PM  
This word actually came to my attention as part of the Big Spiffy List of All the Bad Things Fartbama Is.  (Specifically, some pundit or internet rando called him a 'dilatory kid killer'.)
 
2022-08-16 3:19:24 PM  

The Pope of Manwich Village: Fark this entire concept.


Nobody's forcing you to read them.
 
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