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dirty words

aside from being a new entry in my running list of "things that sound dirty but aren't," this is a particularly fitting word o' the day b/c, appearing as it does on my webpage, it has a certain self-refential nature:
grubelsucht: the drawing of overly fine distinctions [hair splitting]; worrying over trifles. seen particularly in obsessive/compulsive personalities.


  • At 4:37 PM, Anonymous Anonymous said…

    How do you pronounce grubelsucht, or however you spell it?

  • At 12:54 AM, Blogger sammy said…

    haven't the foggiest, but i love the word and the myriad pronunciations i have dreamed up in my mind.


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