Spotted on Buzzfeed:
17 Misused And Made-Up Words That Make You Rage
Mayhaps you meant regardless? Irregardless isn’t a word, as fun as it is to say.
It rolls off the tongue so nicely, but it’s also not a word. Supposedly is, though!
Are you flustered or are you frustrated? You definitely aren’t flustrated because that’s not a real thing.
This is a back-formation from conversation. It’s sort of a thing, but mostly it just leads to arguments. Why argue when you can converse peacefully?
Random doesn’t mean weird or goofy. It means “without definite aim, direction, rule, or method.” Your outfit is not ~*So RaNDoM LoL*~.
It’s sherbet. And it’s gross.
…So that means you do care a little bit? Perhaps you mean you couldn’t care less?
Intents. And. Purposes.
Please enunciate when you make up words. Or even annunciate. Certainly don’tannounciate.
It’s foliage. FO-LEE-IDGE.
There’s no X in espresso, son.
Nauseous means to cause nausea. If you’re sick, you’re nauseated.
C’mon, no Z sound!
Misestimate or underestimate. You can’t have both. Don’t be greedy.Misunderestimate is a charming Bushism that should be left in the past.
It’s a proven fact that everyone has an aunt who says this on a daily basis. The correct phrase is simply vice versa.
Nother is nonstandard. Just say another or whole other.
It’s meme, like scream. As in, say “me-me” out loud and watch your coworkers scream.
Crap, I realized that I’m guilty of doing some of the above..such as:
- That’s so random
- I’m nauseous
….and pronouncing meme as ME-ME (PREVIOUSLY)