Funny Words

Word nerds, rejoice: These articles featuring funny words will help you sound smarter, improve your vocabulary, and make you the most interesting person in the room.

9 Funny Words to Improve Your Vocabulary
9 Funny Words to Improve Your Vocabulary

Before there was "swag" there was "Quagswag," and the world was a better place for it. Learn these… >>

5 Words You've Been Using Incorrectly This Whole Time
5 Words You’ve Been Using Incorrectly This Whole Time

It's literally ironic when you use "literally" to mean "figuratively." >>

8 Old-Fashioned Words That Make You Sound Smart
8 Old-Fashioned Words That Make You Sound Smart

Freck your eyes over these ludibrious definitions, and you'll be kenching in no time. >>

12 Untranslatable Words We Love
12 Untranslatable Words We Love

These wonderful words from all over the world have no direct English translation or equivalent, but… >>

Word Watch: Trending Health Terms
Word Watch: Trending Health Terms

Ever hear of broga? Have an e-book moment? Suffer from decision fatigue? See what's new in medical… >>

Get the Word Out: Add These to the Banished Word List!
Get the Word Out: Add These to the Banished Word List!

A humorous list of so-called offending words, and a few cool foreign replacements. >>

Six-Word Memoirs on Friendship
Six-Word Memoirs on Friendship

Shorter than tweets and small enough to swallow whole, these six-word memoirs say it all >>

24 Things You Might Be Saying Wrong
24 Things You Might Be Saying Wrong

The Reader's Digest Version of all those confusing words and seemingly random rules you missed in… >>