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Mazura
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140 votes

In architecture, you {cut?} the corners of a building to keep it from featuring right-angles. What's the word I'm looking for?

45 votes

Suggested alternatives for "nice-to-have" as a noun

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Can I use the F-word in a formal context?

30 votes

What is an unmown lawn called?

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Word for destructive light from a nuclear explosion?

26 votes

Term for a doorway without a door

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How would you eloquently say "doing something for the umpteenth/nth/n-tieth time"?

23 votes

Is there a word or expression for when someone passionately wants something, and then discovers afterwards that it's different from how he imagined?

22 votes

What is a term to refer to two ideas in exact opposition (e.g. good & bad, positive & negative)?

18 votes

A verb that means “to prove someone is guilty of a crime”

14 votes

What do you call a cylinder with a hole down the center?

14 votes

Name for the difficulty of finding information you have no knowledge of

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Less derogatory term for dump

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What do you call someone who is addicted to a Q&A website?

13 votes

Word to describe "beautiful but worthless"

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How to use Preside as a -ion word?

10 votes

How do you describe these animals' action/ state before attacking their prey?

10 votes

Is there a word for the spot between the two eyebrows?

9 votes

Is there any word for the opposite of a "bug" in programming?

8 votes

The act of baiting someone into (incorrectly) calling bullshit

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What is a less vulgar, but informal phrase for "talk a lot of s***"?

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One takes an exam, but what about a job interview?

8 votes

If abnormal means "not normal", then why are the original, native people called "aboriginal" people?

8 votes

Is there a word for laughing when faced with a hopeless situation?

8 votes

A word like ethereal that also means quickly vanishing

7 votes

Why is there "a Romeo" but not "a Juliet"?

7 votes

Word for judgemental attitude?

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Word that indicates that you played an important role, but were not the leader

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Is there an idiom or set phrase for "pretending not to understand an innuendo"?

6 votes

Is there a term for joyriding without stealing a car or endangering myself?

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