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Dec
17
comment What do you call an interfix that has semantic meaning?
I thought this was called an infix. Are these different words for the same thing, or different words for similar things?
Dec
16
awarded  Revival
Dec
16
comment Did I “invoke a function” or “initiate a function” in computing?
I disagree. You call a method and invoke a function.
Dec
16
awarded  Necromancer
Dec
16
revised Word for someone who is a good judge of character?
deleted 2 characters in body
Dec
16
accepted “Yard” in the sense of pulling hard on something
Dec
16
revised The X in Xavier
edited tags
Dec
16
answered What's a word for “toughish”?
Dec
16
comment Is there a British slang word for “company man”?
You mean like a "yes man" or a sycophant?
Dec
16
comment Is it acceptable to put quotes around trending new words? .. in material that is long lasting?
I believe that this is one way of identifying early sources of new usage. @Hugo would probably have some insight into this.
Dec
15
comment How widespread are snow goblins?
@HotLicks - You should go post it on Mr. Hen's related question
Dec
15
comment “Yard” in the sense of pulling hard on something
This seems like it's close. The Free Dictionary lists "yarder" as another word for "winch", so that's right in the ballpark.
Dec
15
answered How widespread are snow goblins?
Dec
15
answered Serial Comma During Change of Articles
Dec
15
answered All the skirts are quite full
Dec
15
revised Indian English: What usage is allowed for “doubt” (meaning “question”)?
edited tags
Dec
15
accepted Is 'worse' the only comparative that has neither -er nor more?
Dec
15
revised What is the overlap between “Y” and “I”?
re-titled
Dec
15
comment Meaning of “have one's fingers in every pie”
@Sven waiting on you to make good...
Dec
15
comment Is “pseudo” strictly negative?
Did you copy-paste the entire post? I'm on mobile right now and can't check. At least you gave a summary statement at the top of this one. I can review all your answers if you would find it helpful.