See also "I am defiantly not pregnant".
ErrolTheDragon · 05/01/2023 01:08
It gets used by Americans to mean 'crowned' but the latter is standard. However, "coronate” means “crown-shaped,” and has various uses in biology.
And then there's this...
ageingdisgracefully · 03/01/2023 14:23
Is it an actual word? Seems to be quite common now.
SiobhanSharpe · 05/01/2023 10:14
I really dislike seeing discrete used wrongly for discreet. Some people clearly don't know they are two distinct words with separate (discrete!) meanings.
I also get a strong impression 'discrete' is considered a posher or better way of spelling discreet. 🙄
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