Verboticism: Reviate

'I guess I'll have one more...'

DEFINITION: v. To make the same mistake over and over again even though you know it's stupid. n. A compulsively repeated mistake.

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Created by: Clayton

Pronunciation: REE-vee-eyt

Sentence: Gunther's proclivity to reviate was chief among the concerns of the local constabulary. No way was he being left alone with any more cadavers.

Etymology: re + deviate

Points: 668

Comments: Reviate

petaj - 2007-06-07: 03:32:00
erk. don't want to speculate on this one.

Stevenson0 - 2007-06-07: 08:52:00
Was it him, or the cadavers, that made him neuerrotic?

jadenguy - 2007-06-07: 09:09:00
blame the victim! it's not the cadavers' fault they're irresistible.

Clayton - 2007-06-07: 18:15:00
Had they not been wearing so little...