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    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


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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