Most Abused Words

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  1. ZhiMingBuFanDe

    ZhiMingBuFanDe Senior member

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    technically.
     


  2. word

    word Senior member

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    FML, I like literally just went to the worst club last night. The myriad people were totally unbalanced. I mean if you even moved wrong they would be cheese and try to fuck. I was walking to the bar and saw a guy dancing with a pinecorn, it was so random. Wow, just wow. The music was so money though, I legit could have danced all night but decided not to. Some other people started to dipset around the same time as me, I was like "that's so ironic". Ya know, you just can't find a good club anymore. I should of just stuck with the Classy Cat Club since it's like obviously the most legit club around here. I love it, but whatever, I'm fixin to find one more epic than that. Irregardless, you should just come club scoutin' with me one night. I mean we could find one that is totally awesome, nawamean?

    Fixed the end for you. Otherwise, bravo.
     


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    dcg Senior member

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    Myriad.

    If I see another fucking news article with that in it . . . myriad thoughts of violence creep into my head. Reporters trying to prove they went to college.


    +1, came here to post "myriad". Actually don't mind the word, just hate when people put "of" after it. I believe that's technically acceptable usage but I still hate it.
     


  4. Vistro

    Vistro Active Member

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    I know it's been mentioned, but "amazing" gets on my nerves. Also, "epic" and any verb followed by "much?" as a sentence. Fuck you.
     


  5. sonick

    sonick Senior member

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    Ironic, must stuff people call ironic isn't actually.

    Ahaha that's so ironic, I was complaining about this the other day just recently.
     


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    dtmt Senior member

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    Nice hand. Left a few out, case and point "basically". But that's a mute point.

    [​IMG]
     


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    This is probably the wrong thread for this but I'm sitting in a meeting right now and if the guy running the meeting uses the term "low hanging fruit" (a business speak reference to easily obtainable opportunities) one more time I'm going to grab his crappy polyester tie and hang him from the ceiling fan.
     


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    Scrumhalf Senior member

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    Are you sure they're not just saying the conjunction "should've"? Although it could be a malapropism of the conjunction.

    It happens alot with commonly used, non-informational phrases that people just slur past. See "for all intensive purposes".



    Gaaah! That one drives me up the wall! Although often my first reaction when I hear that is self-doubt, like I misheard an earlier part of the sentence that would make the "anymore" part make sense in context.


    Nope.... I see it typed in on the interwebz all the time, so it is not just a matter of poor diction.

    And yeah, "all intensive purposes"... [​IMG]
     


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    This is probably the wrong thread for this but I'm sitting in a meeting right now and if the guy running the meeting uses the term "low hanging fruit" (a business speak reference to easily obtainable opportunities) one more time I'm going to grab his crappy polyester tie and hang him from the ceiling fan.

    Making him into low-hanging fruit.
     


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    SpooPoker Internet Bigtimer and Most Popular Man on Campus Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    "going forward" hate that one.
     


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    Pennglock Senior member

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    Honestly. Actually. Compelling.
     


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    Literally

    This is also my choice.
     


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    Foo and Vox.

    This threak is about abused WORDS, not people.
     


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    "self-sustaining"
     


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