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The contemplation of soup. Coined by Thomas Pyncheon in the novel "Vineland." Should not be used in the context of choosing a soup off of a menu, but instead, staring at one's soup.
Edith realized she had fallen into a deep state of zomoskepsis, while her husband talked about tractor parts.
by helliott December 08, 2006
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the contemplation of soup. wrap you minds around that one for a bit.
while deciding on an apetizer, i engaged in heavy zomoskepsis.
by zephyr November 27, 2003
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