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Word of the Day 6/9/14 Flibbertigibbet

Flibbertigibbet (noun)
flib·ber·ti·gib·bet [flib-er-tee-jib-it]


noun
1. a chattering or flighty, light-headed person.
2. Archaic. a gossip.

Origin: 1425–75; late Middle English flepergebet, flipergebet; reduplicative compound of obscure origin

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.

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selenic76
Jun. 9th, 2014 09:46 am (UTC)
I love learning about words like this, they are so much fun, and educational too. Thank you! ^_^
simplyn2deep
Jun. 9th, 2014 01:58 pm (UTC)
Glad they're helping you learn something new and you find them fun.
rocsfan
Jun. 9th, 2014 04:53 pm (UTC)
Have you been watching The Sound of Music? They use this word in How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria? :)
simplyn2deep
Jun. 9th, 2014 05:10 pm (UTC)
LOL no. Dictionary.com is my friend. I click around on links and find weird words.
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