Verboticism: Natalinfraction

'There's no way a guy with a mono-brow is marrying my daughter!'

DEFINITION: n. A chosen mating partner who is not well-accepted by one's parents. v. To fight with one's parents over the selection of a suitable mate.

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Natalinfraction

Created by: purpleartichokes

Pronunciation: Nay-tul-in-frak-shun

Sentence: Jen loved the circus so much that she let the dog-faced boy follow her home to meet her parents. To Jen's chagrin, her parent's saw him as just another one of her natalinfractions. It was reminiscent of the time she brought home the fella who bore a striking resemblance to Jabberwocky. http://animal.discovery.com/convergence/ugly_dog/wallpaper/gallery/wallpaper02_800.jpg

Etymology: natal (pertaining to procreating), infraction, fatal attraction

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Comments: Natalinfraction

purpleartichokes - 2007-06-22: 08:22:00
I updated the link.

Jabberwocky - 2007-06-22: 09:13:00
Hey!! I resemble that remark - oh I mean resent - it's Friday 'let the pun begin'

purpleartichokes - 2007-06-22: 09:37:00
Sorry 'bout that bit of Jabbermockery - I couldn't resist. BTW, rikboyee's Jabbergasted is one of my favs!

rikboyee - 2007-06-22: 18:56:00
well shucks...consider me rikbouyed by your remarks