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Word For The Day, Thursday, November 7, 2013 – rodomontade
dictionaries ad nauseam | 7 November 2013 | Thursday's sub

Posted on 11/07/2013 4:33:36 AM PST by secret garden


In order that we might all raise the level of discourse and expand our language abilities, here is the daily post of "Word for the Day".

rodomontade \ˌrä-də-mən-ˈtād, ˌrō-, -ˈtäd\ noun
1. bragging speech
2. vain boasting or bluster : rant

Example sentence:
For all of its jingoistic rodomontade, the government had no thought-out plan for the war and its aftermath.

Etymology:
from Italian rodomonte a boaster, from Rodomonte the name of a braggart king of Algiers in epic poems by Boiardo and Ariosto.

how to say rodomontade

The sentence must, in some way, relate to the news of the day. The Review threads are linked for your edification. ;-)
Practice makes perfect.....post on....


Review Threads:

Review Thread One: Word For The Day, Thursday 11/14/02: Raffish
Review Thread Two: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/14/03: Roister
Review Thread Three: Word For The Day, Tuesday 1/28/03: Obdurate

WFB's attempt to emulate us ; ) No pushing at the door please!


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1 posted on 11/07/2013 4:33:36 AM PST by secret garden
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To: secret garden; Fierce Allegiance; Jack Deth; MoochPooch; NeoCaveman; Conspiracy Guy; Laura Earl; ...

Rise and shine!


2 posted on 11/07/2013 4:35:01 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: All
Get on up!
3 posted on 11/07/2013 4:42:57 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: secret garden
Roaring pRes_ _ential rodomontade, repeated by the lying MSM.

THE REAL DEAL:


4 posted on 11/07/2013 4:46:31 AM PST by Diogenesis
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To: secret garden

So, if you sit on a lemon and spin rapidly, do you get rotomylemontade? Or just a dizzy seat?


5 posted on 11/07/2013 4:51:54 AM PST by Robert A. Cook, PE (I can only donate monthly, but socialists' ABBCNNBCBS continue to lie every day!)
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To: secret garden; NeoCaveman; tioga

did you happen to see the thread yesterday on FR about the Rev David Manning video talking to a fellow HS student of the obams? she said he has always been a pathological liar and engaged in rodomontade. she also had a rather disconcerting pic of our CIC. i will look for the link.


6 posted on 11/07/2013 4:59:21 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: secret garden

There once was a president so vain
He gave a major law his name
The people cried “O’Lawd”
At his rodomontade
Which is just jactitation by another name.


7 posted on 11/07/2013 5:00:19 AM PST by dblshot (I am John Galt.)
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To: Robert A. Cook, PE

But you’ll smell “lemony fresh”!


8 posted on 11/07/2013 5:01:22 AM PST by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
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To: secret garden

So, the video of Obama saying “you can keep your plan” over and over is a rodomontage?


9 posted on 11/07/2013 5:07:28 AM PST by SoothingDave
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To: MrB
But you’ll smell “lemony fresh”!

“You'll wonder where the yellow went,
when you swish your seat with lemonent” ?

10 posted on 11/07/2013 5:07:30 AM PST by Robert A. Cook, PE (I can only donate monthly, but socialists' ABBCNNBCBS continue to lie every day!)
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To: SoothingDave

Naaaah...thats just a lie.

No use for a 5$ word ;-)


11 posted on 11/07/2013 5:09:18 AM PST by hobbes1 (Hobbes1TheOmniscient® "St.Sarah, the1Tru Conservative that REFUSES to unite us and Save America"you)
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To: Diogenesis
A+ for you!
12 posted on 11/07/2013 5:30:55 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: Robert A. Cook, PE
Sounds like an engineering question! A+ for you!
13 posted on 11/07/2013 5:32:12 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: xsmommy
No, but I remember reading quotes from his HS basketball coach who said zero was always wanting to play and how he wasn't very good but insisted he was better than anyone out there. A for you, F- for the complete incompetent at anything he has ever tried, except for campaigning.
14 posted on 11/07/2013 5:34:05 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: dblshot
I was looking for a short clip of Uncle Si saying "That's a fact, Jack!" A+ for you.
15 posted on 11/07/2013 5:43:09 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: SoothingDave

Rock on, you neologist you! A+ for the chicken man!


16 posted on 11/07/2013 5:44:35 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: secret garden
Pastor Manning riffs on the mack daddy.
17 posted on 11/07/2013 5:47:57 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy

BarryO as coke slut for older men.....lmao!


18 posted on 11/07/2013 6:02:38 AM PST by hobbes1 (Hobbes1TheOmniscient® "St.Sarah, the1Tru Conservative that REFUSES to unite us and Save America"you)
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To: hobbes1

did you see the pic ? oh lordy!


19 posted on 11/07/2013 6:07:45 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: hobbes1

i do fear for the woman’s life. she is def trusting God to keep her safe.


20 posted on 11/07/2013 6:08:36 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy

Missed it. Will have to share discussion at RCIA last night.


21 posted on 11/07/2013 6:14:35 AM PST by tioga
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To: xsmommy

That pic looks faked, doesn’t it?


22 posted on 11/07/2013 6:18:41 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: secret garden

I wanted to rodomontade my garden last night, but it was dark and raining. :)

Cool WFTD.


23 posted on 11/07/2013 6:20:08 AM PST by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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To: xsmommy

I predict they will find her in Fort Marcy Park, dead of an apparent suicide, with no mud on her shoes, even though it’s muddy, and the gun in her right hand, even though she’s left handed.


24 posted on 11/07/2013 6:22:10 AM PST by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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To: secret garden

i don’t know, i can’t tell about photoshopping etc. She said she had seen him in the outfit at rocky horror picture shows.


25 posted on 11/07/2013 6:23:46 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: Travis T. OJustice

I need to prune back some trees before the chipper vac truck gets here next week. A for you!


26 posted on 11/07/2013 6:31:07 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: xsmommy

OMG the green get up was a riot. Never saw that pic of thewon before.


27 posted on 11/07/2013 6:45:58 AM PST by tioga
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To: tioga

SG thinks it looks faked, to be honest i didn’t scrutinize it very closely, so it might be, but i did LOL at it!


28 posted on 11/07/2013 6:46:40 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: Travis T. OJustice

With carpet fibers all over her?


29 posted on 11/07/2013 6:52:06 AM PST by SoothingDave
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To: secret garden

chippervactruck guys LOVE sticks in the leaves. NOT!


30 posted on 11/07/2013 7:34:33 AM PST by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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To: SoothingDave

‘Zactly!


31 posted on 11/07/2013 7:35:07 AM PST by Travis T. OJustice (I'm not a gynecologist, but I'll take a look.)
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To: secret garden

The ‘Rats are expert at rodentmontade ....


32 posted on 11/07/2013 7:47:00 AM PST by mikrofon (Although some know the HMS Obama is sinking.)
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To: xsmommy

Haven’t watched the good rev in a while.

long legged mack daddy, lol


33 posted on 11/07/2013 7:52:20 AM PST by NeoCaveman (DC, it's Versailles on the Potomac but without the food and culture)
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To: NeoCaveman

he’s put on a little weight, but he’s as vociferous as ever in his hatred for the bam.


34 posted on 11/07/2013 8:02:01 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy

i shouldn’t say hatred, as he’s a man of God, but maybe DISGUST is a better word.


35 posted on 11/07/2013 8:03:10 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: secret garden
my new fave snack

it's a little pricey, but understandable considering how labor intensive it is to harvest the arils.

36 posted on 11/07/2013 8:07:08 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy

“Indignation” is a good word. Righteous anger.


37 posted on 11/07/2013 8:13:05 AM PST by SoothingDave
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To: SoothingDave

yes, but when he says “MackDaddy” it drips with disgust, not indignation.


38 posted on 11/07/2013 8:15:29 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: SoothingDave
more werewolf please.
39 posted on 11/07/2013 8:29:33 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: xsmommy

has anyone ever heard that whilst driving alone and not howled along? Is it even possible to resist?


40 posted on 11/07/2013 8:35:54 AM PST by Hegewisch Dupa
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To: Hegewisch Dupa

Says the hairy-handed gent. ;-)


41 posted on 11/07/2013 8:39:27 AM PST by SoothingDave
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To: Hegewisch Dupa

we re-watched the Third Harry Potter [prisoner of azkaban] the other day [xsteen’s fiance is ignorant of all things Harry Potter, and xsbaby is educating him by having him watch the movies] and so i was in a werewolf kinda mood.


42 posted on 11/07/2013 8:42:08 AM PST by xsmommy
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To: Travis T. OJustice

Leaves? No, they are strictly brush and branch crunchers. We have to bag up and dispose of our own leaves. We don’t even have city provided trash pickup.


43 posted on 11/07/2013 9:15:03 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: xsmommy

I think we get a pass on hating evil.


44 posted on 11/07/2013 9:16:41 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: xsmommy
He'll rip your lungs out, Jim.
Love me some Zevon with Waddy Wachtel. He does the music on Nashville.
45 posted on 11/07/2013 9:22:23 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: hobbes1
I saw this on Twitter about healthcare.gov's website and thought it could have been from you.

As an Oracle DBA, a poorly implemented Oracle database, like this one, will kill you and abuse your corpse.
46 posted on 11/07/2013 9:26:22 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: mikrofon

Unlike their usual band together and deny everything posture where they just blanket attack the messengers. A for you!


47 posted on 11/07/2013 9:28:16 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: xsmommy

There were coupons for them in Sunday’s paper. Omigosh, those seeds are a giant pain to extract. Are they just very tart or what?


48 posted on 11/07/2013 9:29:22 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: secret garden

I go run the park in the cold, spot a gorgeous buck and doe just off the path, come back, and the class has gone to recess.


49 posted on 11/07/2013 9:30:46 AM PST by secret garden (Why procrastinate when you can perendinate?)
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To: xsmommy

He must really be in love.


50 posted on 11/07/2013 9:34:05 AM PST by SoothingDave
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