Verboticism: Reliefragile

'What do mean you're canceling our date'

DEFINITION: n. Something, or someone, that/who always seems to break or fall apart, just when you need it/them the most. v. To fall apart just when you need to get it together.

Create | Read

Reliefragile

Created by: splendiction

Pronunciation: really fragile

Sentence: Sandra spent most of her time on tenterhooks as steward of the women’s shelter relief kitchen. Lately, she had become reliefragile in her personal affairs as well. It was a relief for her to lean on the pillars around her for support.

Etymology: From the words relief and fragile.

Points: 728

Vote For

Comments: Reliefragile

abrakadeborah - 2009-05-08: 05:25:00
Slendid!!!! Splediction :)

abrakadeborah - 2009-05-08: 05:27:00
Ooops SPLENDID*....dang where's the spell check LOL! It's way to late and I'm way too tired....after 5 am here...(I'm a night owl)

splendiction - 2009-05-08: 18:25:00
Thanks abrakadeborah!