Dictomancy - Everyday Wordplay
Inject some comedy into everyday conversation. Dictomancy - Everyday Wordplay is a Wednesday blog series that features rare, bizarre, and absurd words and their meanings. Work one of these words into your day and spark some laughter and curiosity!
Bizmaroon - n, Also bismaroon. A bullfrog. ce WI, A very large frog that makes a deep, loud sound. Bizmaroon - a bullfrog, used 40 years ago in Chippewa Co.
“Ask the waitress for bizmaroon legs and see how she reacts.”
“When’s the last time you caught a bizmaroon?”
“Man, those bismaroons were croaking all night.”
"Come get your pet bizmaroon!"
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Cassidy, Frederic G. Chief Editor. Dictionary Of American Regional English. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1985. Print.