(Closed) 17 Misused and Made Up Words That Make You Rage

posted 4 years ago in The Lounge
Post # 3
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1312 posts
Bumble bee

OMG “conversate” makes me SO ragey! Especially in recorded songs – why are they not edited?!

Post # 4
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709 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: May 2015

Not on the list, but it drives me CRAZY when people say something is “so addicting.” NO IT’S NOT, IT’S ADDICTIVE!!! Ok, end rant.

Post # 5
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8044 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2013

“Literally” (but then again I sometimes am guilty of using this wrong).

“Should of”. NO. It’s SHOULD HAVE!!

Post # 6
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1785 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

Bahaha. My fiance wants to punch everyone who uses ‘ginormous.’

 

He also hates the media for popularizing ‘staycation’

 

Post # 7
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2000 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: October 2015

Nauseous means to cause nausea. If you’re sick, you’re nauseated.” 

OOPS! I feel stupid now :/ English isn’t my first language though, can I get a free pass, please?  

Post # 8
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5206 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: February 2013

It’s not so much that the words bother me, but the fact that so many people are oblivious that they are incorrect. 

-alot

-per say

-Febuary (this one bothers me because my birth month is FebRuary and it seems as though 60% of people don’t know this month exists).

Post # 9
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255 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Irregardless and conversate always annoy me! 

Post # 10
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776 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 1999

@MsMeow:  oops! Didn’t realize I was saying that incorrectly either! English is my first language so I have no excuse lol.

Post # 11
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964 posts
Busy bee

Fustrated. Oh how it annoys me when people say fustrated. 

 

Post # 12
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964 posts
Busy bee

@MsMeow:  I think it means both? Or saying I am nauseous is correct, but I feel nauseous is not. I just googled Nauseous and the definition given was:

nau·seous  

/ˈnôSHəs/
Adjective

    1. Affected with nausea; inclined to vomit.
    2. Causing nausea; offensive to the taste or smell.

    Post # 13
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    5664 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2012

    @IzzyBear:  OH! I have two! Disorientated, and when people use “Voila” but say woala, wala, walla… IT”S FRENCH!

     

    Also… I didn’t know nauseous isn’t a word. Ande I think the person that wrote this is wrong on the incorrect use of Random. Weird, DOES mean essentially the same thing, mis guided, without direction, etc

     

    Post # 14
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    5664 posts
    Bee Keeper
    • Wedding: August 2012

    @MrsGatito:  Thanks, I really didn’t want tos tart sounding all posh and saying “nauseated” all the time

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