Definition of the Day 3-18-15 — Slang

Posted: March 18, 2015 in Humor, Language Use
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Bierce

SLANG, n. The grunt of the human hog (Pignoramus intolerabilis) with a audible memory. The speech of one who utters with the tongue what he thinks with his ear, and feels the pride of a creator in accomplishing the feat of a parrot.

–Ambrose Bierce, The Devil’s Dictionary

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