Appendix:List of protologisms

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List of Protologisms[edit]

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Following is a list of proposed protologisms, with brief definitions. Feel free to add additional suggested words for others to consider, but please do not add articles for them. That being the case most links to these words should remain red. Humorous additions are fine as long as they fill an expressive gap. Please see Wiktionary:Protologisms for more detailed guidelines.

List of Protologisms for English[edit]

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List of non-English Protologisms[edit]

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Seanlet (Noun)

One who follows in the footsteps of Sean McCarthy in the quest to obtain free energy from magnets. Sean McCarthy is the CEO of Steorn Ltd, an Irish company that claims to have created a magnet motor which they call Orbo. Seanlets are usually, but not always, members of the Steorn forum, or the SPUD club, a Steorn sanctioned group of people attempting to create their own Orbos.

Usage examples: "There goes another Seanlet attempting to break the second law of thermodynamics." "How many Seanlets does it take to build a magnet motor?"

ossimorofra (noun)

An oxymoronic phrase.


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