Use ’em or lose ’em
Each year hundreds of words are dropped from the English language. But they don’t have to suffer this needless death. If you can spare just a few seconds each day, you can spare a life.
Allow me to avunculize and blaterate for a moment. Don’t let your radicarian instincts become crassulent. Pigritude is no excuse.
Adopt a word at Save the Words.
avunculize (verb) – to act as an uncle
blaterate (verb) – to chatter; babble
radicarian (adj) – pertaining to the roots of words
crassulent (adj) – very fat; grossly obese
pigritude (noun) – slothfulness; laziness