Spread laughter and positive energy with wordplay! 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!
Backronym - back*ro*nym n. A sentence or phrase where the first letters of each word combine to form a word. One of the old classic backronyms is “For unlawful carnal knowledge.” This and other such phrases are commonly used to form swear words or plays on words.
“Whiskey Tango Foxtrot.”
“Believe in the crappiest habit.”
“Found on road dead.”
“Driver returns on foot.”
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