Verboticism: Underlook

'What code of ethics?'

DEFINITION: v. intr. To quietly and politely ignore a cashier's mistake when they scan in a barcode on item you are purchasing and the price is much lower than it should be.

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Created by: Clayton

Pronunciation: uhn-der-LOOK

Sentence: Jill underlooked the minor error. Two bucks for an espresso machine seemed reasonable enough.

Etymology: under + overlook

Points: 1076

Comments: Underlook

ErWenn - 2007-06-28: 23:26:00