As the title suggests, I'm looking for a word for someone who wants to find a single word to describe a relatively obscure concept, and posts such questions on internet boards. If I'm informed of such a word (or even a short phrase to the same effect), I'll be able to communicate more clearly, concisely, and precisely in the internet fora that I frequent.

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    This has a distinct feel of being off-topic to it… and yet I can't help but upvote! Jul 13, 2014 at 9:28
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    – tchrist
    Jul 13, 2014 at 11:47
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    ...... annoying Jul 13, 2014 at 14:29
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    Please migrate this posting to ELU.meta.
    – tchrist
    Jul 13, 2014 at 16:21
  • @jwpat7 Thanks for the edit. It's actually a lot funnier now. :D
    – Paul
    Jul 15, 2014 at 7:38

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Potential English Language & Usage user


What about monologomaniac?

PS. I do like your question.


I think the term you are after is Stack-barker. Or possibly Stack-breaker.


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