Interesting Words

Words with Overly Specific Meanings
D
doddard
– Donaudampfschifffahrtsgesellschaftskapitänswitwe (see Rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabenübertragungsgesetz)
Drachenfutter
duotrigintillion (same as sexdecilliard and triacontatrillion)
E
– esprit de l’escalier / esprit d’escalier (see Treppenwitz)
F
Fremdscham
– fremdschämen (see Fremdscham)
H
– holorhyme (same as holorime and olorime)
– holorime (see mondegreen)
I
iktsuarpok
J
jumentous
K
– Kraftfahrzeughaftpflichtversicherung (see Rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabenübertragungsgesetz)
M
miswant
mondegreen (NEW!!!)
O
– olorime (same as holorime and holorhyme)
P
– phantasmagoria (see phantasmagoric)
phantasmagoric
Q
quincunx
R
Rindfleischetikettierungsüberwachungsaufgabenübertragungsgesetz
S
– Schadenfreude (see Fremdscham)
– Schamentzündung (see Fremdscham)
sexdecilliard (same as duotrigintillion and triacontatrillion)
shānzhài (same as 山寨)
skueomorph
swaffelen (same as zwaffelen)
T
thaumaturgy
tingo
Treppenwitz
triacontatrillion (same as duotrigintillion and sexdecilliard)
V
– virundum (see mondegreen)
Z
zwaffelen (same as swaffelen)

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