[Ads-l] lacksadaisy

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Tue Aug 4 13:38:34 EDT 2020


It's like "upsa-daisy" but less energetic.

JL

On Tue, Aug 4, 2020 at 1:13 PM Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at yale.edu> wrote:

> I’d go with “laxadaisy” myself.  A number of g-hits.
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> > On Aug 4, 2020, at 7:52 AM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>
> wrote:
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> > Arizona woman with covid (CNN): "We were very lacksadaisy about it."
> >
> > JL
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> > "If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the
> truth."
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