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This is a list of lowercase non-hyphenated single words found in the 2009-05-07 issue of the Toronto Star which did not have English entries in the English Wiktionary when this list was created (2009-08-22).

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61372 tokens ‧ 44955 valid lowercase tokens ‧ 7037 types ‧ 17 (~ 0.242%) words before cleaning ‧ 


  1. astro *
    • 2009 May 7, Peter Howell, “Star Trek: A treat”, Toronto Star:
      The script, by Transformers scribes Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, is larded with constant time travel (I lost track of the dates), planet-sucking black holes (caused by a scarlet goo risibly called "red matter"), weird grudges that seem to last millennia and other astro inanity.
  2. downtuned
    • 2009 May 7, Ben Rayner, “Thunderous Mastodon almost too much for Opera House”, Toronto Star:
      For all the feats of awe-inspiring technical wizardry these four incredibly gifted musicians guitarist/vocalist Brett Hinds, bassist/vocalist Troy Sanders, guitarist Bill Kelliher and superhuman drummer Brann Dailor display in the run of the average tune, the most satisfying moments in a Mastodon show might well be when all that fancy fretwork periodically converges into a single, ungodly, downtuned mega-chord that must surely be audible in the depths of hell.
  3. enforceability
  4. grimes
    • 2009 May 7, Betsy Powell, “Accused killer 'wanted me dead,' ex-friend testifies”, Toronto Star:
      In local parlance they "chopped," meaning they dealt drugs and committed "grimes" or robberies, along with more benign activities such as smoking pot and chilling with friends.
  5. iittala
    • 2009 May 7, Kitty McKinsey, “Finland's capital a fascinating place”, Toronto Star:
      Also in the area are leading Finnish design brands like iittala for glass, kitchenware and tableware; Marimekko for fashion and soft goods, Kalevala for jewellery, and Artek for fashion and soft goods.
  6. inhabitated
    • 2009 May 7, Cece Scott, “Ghosts of the desert”, Toronto Star:
      Humans have inhabitated the area for 12,000 years.
  7. initally
    • 2009 May 7, Tony Van Alphen, “Magna braces for more pain”, Toronto Star:
      That project is expected to initally employ about 300 workers but eventually climb to as many as 4,000, Stronach said.
  8. mandals
  9. manhoods
    • 2009 May 7, Vinay Menon, “Sir, your (fashion) slip is showing”, Toronto Star:
      And let's not forget the "push-up pants," a product that arrived last month with the promise to "make the most of modest manhoods."
  10. manlettos
  11. manscara
  12. mantyhose
    • 2009 May 7, Vinay Menon, “Sir, your (fashion) slip is showing”, Toronto Star:
      Soon we were getting blitzed by stories about exotic headwear and mantyhose when, not that long ago, we were ridiculed as slobs in tattered baseball caps and mismatched socks.
  13. manziere
  14. starchitecture
    • 2009 May 7, Christopher Hume, “Surreal things where you least expect them”, Toronto Star:
      Still, it would be wrong to overlook the spate of starchitecture projects that at least make a nod in the direction of surrealism.
  15. sunbelt
    • 2009 May 7, “For a second NHL team”, Toronto Star:
      Partly this is hubris; Bettman and the league don't want to admit they were wrong when they moved teams to the U.S. sunbelt in the 1990s.
  16. topicalities
    • 2009 May 7, Ashante Infantry, “Island flavour fills seats in the suburbs”, Toronto Star:
      "We definitely adjust the topicalities that may not resonate with people living outside of Jamaica," said the play's writer/co-director Patrick Brown by phone from the island.
  17. weh *