Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
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Word of the Day 12/08/15 Gamomania

Gamomania (noun)
gamomania


noun
1. Obsolete. a form of mania characterized by strange and extravagant proposals of marriage.
2. an excessive longing for the married state.

Origin: From gamo- +‎ -mania. Mid 19th cent.; earliest use found in British Magazine & Monthly Register.

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