The Equivocator: 12 Words I (Re)Discovered in 2012

Defenestrate: To eject or throw (someone or something) from a window. Kludge: an improvised device, usually crudely constructed. Typically used to test the validity of a principle before doing a finished design. Portmanteau: Made by combining two (or more) words, stories, etc., in the manner of a linguistic portmanteau. Tmesis: The insertion of one or ...