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98 votes
3 answers
19k views

Why are names starting with a "J" common, while words starting with a "J" are uncommon?

19 votes
3 answers
3k views

What is the olden name for sideburns?

6 votes
4 answers
2k views

To say something in choir word

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2 answers
531 views

Are the adjective "wise" and the suffix "-wise" etymologically related?

5 votes
1 answer
2k views

Why isn't the word "white" capitalized when referring to the race? [duplicate]

3 votes
1 answer
221 views

Word for the cause of something negative

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2 answers
299 views

Adjective of or relating to "ember(s)"

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2 answers
3k views

Is "deacceleratingly" a valid word?

2 votes
3 answers
82 views

Car component - single word request

2 votes
1 answer
1k views

Is "startlement" a word?

2 votes
1 answer
558 views

What is a sibling that comes long after all the other siblings called?

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0 answers
103 views

Latin/Greek morpheme meaning 'fundamental'?

2 votes
3 answers
182 views

Olden pejorative/word for a "fancy-pants"

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493 views

Is there a synonym of "transcend" that has negative connotations

2 votes
4 answers
600 views

Does "giggle" have childish connotations?

1 vote
4 answers
221 views

Word for opportunism in the face of adversity

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2 answers
2k views

What's the expression for "someone doing what you intended to do before you"

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2 answers
36k views

Phrase "you might ask"

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118 views

Etymological history of "northmost" and "northernmost"

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1 answer
379 views

Why are there are so many words for "zero"?

1 vote
1 answer
2k views

Etymology of the expression "to entertain an idea"

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36 views

Is capitalization of the personal pronoun "I" a modern thing in English? [duplicate]

1 vote
2 answers
6k views

What should one use when introducing dialogue, hyphens, en-dashes or em-dashes? [closed]

1 vote
3 answers
375 views

Phrase meaning "welcome after", in the sense that someone understood or perceived something later than the majority

1 vote
2 answers
232 views

What makes the spelling of "psychedelic" a mongrel spelling?

1 vote
1 answer
145 views

What is morphological analysis of words to estimate their meaning called?

0 votes
1 answer
107 views

Word for geopolitical division of the world

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1 answer
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Meaning of "discriminatory disinterest" in this sentence

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4k views

Phrase/expression for something that is insignificant compared to something else

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Sarcasm within thoughts