Hugo Cabret Question #6 ~ Papa Georges

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Re: Hugo Cabret Question #6 ~ Papa Georges

Unread postby IngridN » Tue Jul 20, 2010 1:16 pm

"curmudgeonliness"
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Never heard or saw this word before. :biggrin:
I wasn't sure if I would find it in my English-Dutch dictionary.
But it's in there... the Dutch translation would be "Zuurpruimerigheid"
which literaly translated would be something like sourplumliness. :ok:
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Re: Hugo Cabret Question #6 ~ Papa Georges

Unread postby Boo-Radley » Tue Jul 20, 2010 3:59 pm

IngridN wrote:"curmudgeonliness"
:-O
Never heard or saw this word before. :biggrin:
I wasn't sure if I would find it in my English-Dutch dictionary.
But it's in there... the Dutch translation would be "Zuurpruimerigheid"
which literaly translated would be something like sourplumliness. :ok:



Hi IngridN. :bigwave: "Zuurpruimerigheid"....now there's a mouthful, and the translation is priceless. :lol: I love words, thanks for sharing a new one. :biggrin:


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Re: Hugo Cabret Question #6 ~ Papa Georges

Unread postby Boo-Radley » Tue Jul 20, 2010 4:04 pm

DeppInTheHeartOfTexas wrote:
curmudgeonliness :grin:


And for that BooBaba wins our Spelling Bee award for the day! :lol:

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Oh Shucks! Thanks DITHOTbaba, you're too kind. :lol:

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