Saturday, August 25, 2007

I have posted a possible a first step in my search for an antidote to 2 dollar word-itis here.

But I'd love to see some more monosyllabic coupons.

Thank you.

2 comments:

Slugbert said...

ghost
grid
rack
kid
(the above courtesy coolidge)
helm
guile
mote
totes
sock (not socks, but also not "to sock" -- just one sock)
gyp
gym (pronounced "gime")
blirt
kip
fort
pert
tip
pit
jazz
jew
coup
lieu
pork
piss
slip
plus
pus
whip
tub
bun
gnome
gnat
quay
queach
qued
teeth
hoof
hooved
blast
mist

Weldon Gardner Hunter said...

Deke.

[deke (dk)
tr.v. deked, dek·ing, dekes
To deceive (an opponent) in ice hockey by a fake: deked the goalie with a move from left to right.
n.
A fake, intended to deceive a member of an opposing team]