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Word of the Day 07/11/18 Antigodlin

Antigodlin (adjective)
antigodlin [an-ti-god-lin]


adjective Southern and Western U.S.
1. lopsided or at an angle; out of alignment.
2. diagonal or cater-cornered.

Also an·ti·gog·lin [an-ti-gog-lin] /ˌæn tɪˈgɒg lɪn/.

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Origin: 1895–1900; perhaps anti- + gogglin, representing present participle of British dialect goggle to shake, tremble; variant with d perhaps by dissimilation, reinforced by folk etymology as “against God”

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