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141. Widdershins

In a contrary or counterclockwise direction.

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142. Tatterdemalion

A child in rags. See also Old-Timey.

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143. Cruciverbalism

One might suppose that cruciverbalism refers to the ability to murder the King's English with great ease or perhaps the skillful art of using one's razor-sharp tongue to gore a grumbling grammarian. See also Puzzles.

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144. Preposterous

Preposterous means utterly absurd or ridiculous. See also Absurd, Ridiculous.

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145. Gewgaw

A useless or worthless thing.

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146. Phalange

Finger bone. See also Body.

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147. Hodge-Podge

If a planned event goes terribly wrong in the sense that it gets crazy, you've got yourself a hodge-podge.

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148. Beseech

Ask someone urgently and fervently to do something.

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149. Ostinato

In music, an Ostinato is a motif or phrase which is persistently repeated in the same musical voice. See also Italian, Music.

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150. Dollop

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