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scruffybird Sun 09-Oct-11 20:32:18

Or sayings?

Mine are:
bolt hole

peterpan99 Sun 09-Oct-11 20:34:00

frangiepan and moist

and bless awwwwwwwwwwwwww

flicktheswitch Sun 09-Oct-11 20:35:06

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

Oh and the staple (there's another for someone grin) Of my little book of management crap: moving forward

MillyR Sun 09-Oct-11 20:35:19

People saying 'LOL' instead of actually laughing.

WoeIsMeAgain Sun 09-Oct-11 20:35:31

you guys

laptopdancer Sun 09-Oct-11 20:35:59

and many scouse words (apologies)

troisgarcons Sun 09-Oct-11 20:36:17

blended family

lecce Sun 09-Oct-11 20:37:01

The prefix 'pre' stuck on to everything - how is a pre-warning different from a warning?

hobnobsaremyfave Sun 09-Oct-11 20:37:21

When people describe items of clothing in their wardrobe as "pieces"

A1980 Sun 09-Oct-11 20:37:26


HATE HATE HATE that expression.

I will smack the gob of the next person who uses it grin

gordyslovesheep Sun 09-Oct-11 20:37:33

puter - especially when said in a baby voice by grown women

Thatawkwardmoment Sun 09-Oct-11 20:37:46

Scrotum, outage, moist, scrape, pus and discharge

smackapacca Sun 09-Oct-11 20:38:16

'Yummy Mummy'

I had an appointment with a lovely personal shopper yesterday (free - would thoroughly recommend)

She asked about my lifestyle, work etc and then she said 'So you're an out and about Yummy Mummy'. I just thought of Cherie Blair.

The woman did wonders an all, but 'Yummy Mummy' is awful

yellowraincoat Sun 09-Oct-11 20:38:58

pieces, yes
darling/mate, when being used in a non-friendly way. eg yesterday in a club toilet, two girls were mouthing off at the toilet attendant and kept calling her "darling". made me want to punch them, cos it was so false and put on.

MollyintheMoon Sun 09-Oct-11 20:39:14

Can we have phrases?

'At the end of the day' angry hate it, hate it, hate it.

laptopdancer Sun 09-Oct-11 20:39:46

I also hate when people say they want to "kill an hour"

Selks Sun 09-Oct-11 20:40:50


Going forwards

Thinking outside the box

peeriebear Sun 09-Oct-11 20:41:39

I loathe the word gobsmacked. Horrid, hateful cheap common word! If it were for sale it would be in green and white Asda Smart price packaging, and slightly soiled.

LiviaAugusta Sun 09-Oct-11 20:41:39

Funky (hate, hate, hate it)

Nowtspecial Sun 09-Oct-11 20:41:44

Pant, trouser in the singular.
Fit as a descriptive of an attractive person.
Sourcing, the fecking worst. I instantly label someone as a total cock if they use this in normal conversation.

MillyR Sun 09-Oct-11 20:42:11

Decimate when the speaker actually means annihilate. I was watching 'I am Number Four' yesterday and they did this.

SickleBOO Sun 09-Oct-11 20:42:34

Love the story KT Tunstall told about buying clothes in a posh shop and went to leave the shop, accidentally leaving some behind. The assistant shouted 'Don't forget your pieces, madam' and KT thought she was trying to give her some sandwiches grin

Pudden Sun 09-Oct-11 20:42:37

you guys/guys
no prob-lemmm
ass/'s bot/bum or arse

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