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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    someone who is too upset about something that really does not matter. This is a new coining, similar to Lewis Carroll's word 'mimsy' which he made by combining 'miserable' and 'flimsy' and used in his poem 'Jabberwocky'.

    'I can't believe it, my team is out of the cup!' - 'Ok, ok don't get all fliserable about it'.

    Submitted by Mr Peter Fench-MosleythinkIhave. from Guatemala on 14/09/2009


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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