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Well, "slithy" means "lithe and slimy." "Lithe" is the same as "active." You see, it's like a portmanteau--there are two meanings ...
The word "conservative" is used by the BBC as a portmanteau word of abuse for anyone whose views differ from the insufferable, smu ...
Definitions are like belts. The shorter they are, the more elastic they need to be. A short belt reveals nothing about its wearer: ...
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