Item description for The Unword Dictionary: 1,000 Words For Things You Didn't Think Had Words! (How America Speaks series) by Steve Kiehl...
The only reference that collects words which aretoo new for dictionaries but absolutely perfect when heard in context, this collection of1,000 "unwords" contains plenty of indispensable terms. Whatto callyucky slime at the tip ofa lotion dispenser? Accumulotion, of course!How to refer to a receding hairline?A formerforehead is now a fivehead.Children complaining whentheir peas roll into their applesauce at dinner? Atlastthere's aname forthat errant pea: it's a foodgitive. Word-lovers will laugh at the ingenious names for as yet unnamed things, which will surely find their way into readers' personal lexicons.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 6.9" Width: 5" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.35 lbs.
Release Date Nov 15, 2007
Publisher Marion Street Press, Inc.
ISBN 1933338199 ISBN13 9781933338194
Availability 0 units.
More About Steve Kiehl
Steve Kiehl is the webmaster of www.unwords.com. He lives in Ballston Spa, New York.