Verboticism: Emailaise

'I guess it's really over...'

DEFINITION: v. intr. To frustrate oneself by sending emails to someone who cannot receive them, especially when "over quota". n. An emotional response to bounced-back email.

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Created by: Clayton

Pronunciation: ee-ma-LEYZ

Sentence: Jenna's emailaise was becoming unbearable. If they didn't want to give her the job, why did they give her a second interview and make her take the stupid Excel test?

Etymology: email + malaise

Points: 824

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Comments: Emailaise

galwaywegian - 2007-05-30: 06:09:00
nice one!

Clayton - 2007-05-30: 09:19:00
Thanks... it was one of those that just popped into my head right away. Wish they all did that.

Jabberwocky - 2007-05-30: 11:54:00
very good word - very fitting for the cartoon

mplsbohemian - 2007-05-30: 12:26:00

Clayton - 2007-05-30: 17:57:00
Wow... my highest scoring word yet! I need to stop thinking more often. ^_^