Verboticism: Fauxcycle

'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: elemon

Pronunciation: foh-sicle

Sentence: Maeve is totally caught in a dating fauxcycle -- have you seen her latest prize?

Etymology: faux (Fr: "faux pas" -- missed steps); OE: "cycle" -- go round and round)

Points: 419

Comments: Fauxcycle

petaj - 2007-06-07: 22:33:00
Sounds like Maeve's situation is farcicle.