Saturday, July 31, 2010

Does anyone actually use this word?

Funny word of the day: fussbudget

Definition from Merriam-Webster:

Pronunciation: \ˈfəs-ˌbə-jət\
Function: noun
Date: circa 1904

: one who fusses or is fussy especially about trifles

fuss·bud·gety \-jə-tē\ adjective

NOTE: Sorry that I haven't posted in ages. Between caring for a 5 1/2 mo. old baby, dealing with a busy work schedule and working on a book that comes out in January (not about funny words, alas), I have not had much time to post. Thanks for your patience!