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Aghast

Postby Slava » Fri Jul 19, 2013 12:52 pm

I'm aghast at the ghastly absence of this word from our list. :shock: Does it stand a ghost of a chance of making the grade? I, obviously, hope so.
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Re: Aghast

Postby Perry Lassiter » Fri Jul 19, 2013 4:13 pm

Obviously, aghastnoss...
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Re: Aghast

Postby Slava » Fri Jul 19, 2013 4:28 pm

I guess I'm an aghastnostic.
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Re: Aghast

Postby Philip Hudson » Sat Jul 20, 2013 7:20 pm

Aghast is etymologically kin to ghost. I am past being aghast at things that transpire. I am more boggled.
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Re: Aghast

Postby eberntson » Mon Jul 22, 2013 9:53 am

Boo!


<meant in the "startling" sense, not as a disapproval>
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whine less, breathe more;
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