Verboticism: Onusbonus

'You mean, it's okay if I'm a totally obsessive-compulsive neat freak?'

DEFINITION: v. To suddenly discover that your most troublesome personality defect, for which you have been taking medication and/or therapy, is actually your greatest asset. n. A perceived weakness which is actually a strength.

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Created by: mplsbohemian

Pronunciation: OH-nuhs-boh-nuhs

Sentence: Alex's utter lack of personality proved an onusbonus when he landed a job as an Abercrummie clerk.

Etymology: onus (burden) + bonus (benefit)

Points: 917

Comments: Onusbonus

mplsbohemian - 2007-06-26: 01:47:00
She's a leftie, cool. -from an ambie

mplsbohemian - 2007-06-26: 01:48:00
Oops, I meant that for the main dealie.