David Bowie db.list at PMPKN.NET
Thu Dec 2 06:53:21 UTC 2010

From:    Jonathan Lighter<wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>

> Inguinal. Not in OED:

> 2010 Chicago, Ill., attorney, age 45: They [TSA wand-wielders] thought they
> saw something abnormal in my "groinal area," as they put it.

> 12,300 raw Googlits.

Wow. "Groinal" is such a normal part of my vocabulary that i'm kind of
shocked to see that it only has 12,300 googits.

(Would that be 12.3 kGt?)

David Bowie

The American Dialect Society -

More information about the Ads-l mailing list