quizzacious

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English

Etymology

quiz +‎ -acious, derived from the verb quiz (to mock).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /kwɪˈzeɪʃəs/
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Adjective

quizzacious (comparative more quizzacious, superlative most quizzacious)

  1. (nonce word, obsolete) Mocking or satirical.
    • c. 1792, Jeremy Bentham, a letter
      I [] made a little quizzacious attack upon the bishop, which he took very well, — no offence in the slightest degree.