THE WACKIEST WORDS YOU'VE NEVER HEARD OF ; Had an Abligurition Recently? Want to Batterfang Your Boss? or Maybe You're Carked about Your Callipygian Cousin. Christopher Foyle, Chairman of the Eponymous Bookshop, Has Spent Half a Lifetime Collecting Obscure English Words. Here's a Philavery of His Favourites
Jul 20, 2007; I first began to collect words which I considered to be of "uncommon usage" at the time of the first Gulf War, in 1991, after...