The combination of two or more words to create a new word. Also known as a
(sources: tnellen.com/cybereng/lit_terms and the wikipedia)
smog is the combination of smoke and fog
Lewis Carroll's Jabberwocky is loaded with portmanteau words.
, often used reflexively; baffle; confuse.
I thought math was hard, but physics totally bumfuzzled me.
The worst kind of
. The idea is that God had some extra nipples and needed somewhere to hang them or something to hold them. A human vessel was created with this express purpose, and has no other use whatsoever.
My boss is a total nipple rack.
formed from the words "f*cking" and "crazy" which means "f*cking crazy".
"...and you fugazy if you think I'ma admit wrong /
I'll cripple any hypocritic critic I'm sicked on..."
Eminem, "Fight Music"
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