Verboticism: Ruexchange

'That cake is so dry it's completely indigestible!'

DEFINITION: n., The fear that your service representative will retaliate after you have complained. v., To be afraid of bad service because you complained about it.

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Pronunciation: Rue x change

Sentence: Matilda loved making ruexchanges because it placed her on the precipice of doubt and the thrill of the unknown shivered through her spine as the waiter placed the possibly reconstituted food at her table. Others are normally not so inclined to make a ruexchange out of a justifiable fear of acquiring some mysterious disease.

Etymology: Rue (to regret) & exchange (to trade in) Also a "rude" could be derived.

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Comments: Ruexchange

Jabberwocky - 2008-10-28: 13:03:00
makes me think of Scooby Doo

metrohumanx - 2008-10-28: 17:42:00
Never get inclined near the precipice of doubt. ExtremeDining is too much for me.Brilliant word. Beautifully lyrical example.

metrohumanx - 2008-10-28: 18:00:00
A lumpy RUE is a valid reason to return ANY sauce.