Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 08/25/17 Palsy-Walsy

Palsy-Walsy (adjective)
palsy-walsy [pal-zee-wal-zee]


adjective, Slang.
1. friendly or appearing to be friendly in a very intimate or hearty way: The police kept their eye on him because he was trying to get palsy-walsy with the security guard.

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Origin: First recorded in 1930-35; rhyming compound based on palsy

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