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Word of the week: jwd

jwd Wortart: Adverb Gebrauch: umgangssprachlich scherzhaft Bedeutung: jwd= janz (ganz) weit draußen, etwas ist sehr weit weg Beispiel: Mein Freund wohnt zwei Stunden von der Stadt entfernt. Das ist ja jwd! (janz weit draußen!).

Word of the week: Stümper

Stümper, der Wortart: Substantiv, männlich Gebrauch: abwertend Bedeutung: jemand, der sein Fach nicht beherrscht Beispiel: Hier waren Stümper am Werk. (keine Profis)

Word of the week: verkorksen

verkorksen Wortart: Verb Gebrauch:umgangssprachlich Bedeutung: 1. (durch sein Verhalten) bewirken, dass etwas ärgerlich und unbefriedigend ausgeht 2. etwas so ungeschickt ausführen, dass es nicht richtig zu gebrauchen ist Beispiel: zu 1) er hat uns mit seiner schlechten Laune den ganzen Abend verkorkst zu 2) der Schneider hat das Kostüm völlig verkorkst

Word of the week: trödeln

trödeln Wortart: Verb Gebrauch: umgangssprachlich scherzhaft Bedeutung: 1. etwas langsam machen 2. auf dem Flohmarkt Dinge verkaufen Beispiel: Ich habe heute im Bad getrödelt und bin zu spät zur Arbeit gekommen.

Word of the week: naschen

naschen Wortart: Verb Gebrauch: umgangssprachlich scherzhaft Bedeutung: 1. Süßigkeiten essen Beispiel: Vor dem Abendessen soll man besser nicht naschen.

Word of the week: taumeln

taumeln Wortart: Verb Gebrauch: umgangssprachlich scherzhaft Bedeutung: 1. instabiles Laufen nach Alkoholkonsum 2. ein Kind, das Laufen lernt, taumelt am Anfang Beispiel: Das Baby kann noch nicht so gut laufen, es taumelt noch.

Word of the week: Firlefanz

Firlefanz, der Wortart: Substantiv, männlich Gebrauch: umgangssprachlich scherzhaft Bedeutung: 1. überflüssiges, unnützes Zeug 2. Unsinn, Spinnerei Beispiel: Seine ganze Wohnung ist voll mit sehr viel Firlefanz.

Word of the week: knorke

knorke Wortart: Adjektiv Gebrauch: besonders berlinisch Bedeutung: Knorke ist ein Wort der Umgangssprache und bedeutet so viel wie „gut“, „ausgezeichnet“, „zufrieden“, ähnlich dem heutigen Gebrauch von cool. Beispiel: Ich finde das “Word of the Week” ganz knorke!

Word of the week: Molle

Molle, die Wortart: ℹSubstantiv, weiblich Gebrauch: berlinisch Bedeutung: 1. Glas Bier Beispiel: Nach der Arbeit trinken wir gerne eine Molle.

Word of the week: Spätzünder

Spätzünder, der Wortart: ℹSubstantiv, maskulin Gebrauch: umgangssprachlich scherzhaft Bedeutung: 1. jemand, der nicht so schnell begreift, Zusammenhänge erkennt 2. Spätentwickler Beispiel: Er hat erst mit 25 verstanden, wie er das Radio einschaltet. 🙂

Word of the week: altbacken

Wortart: ℹ Adjektiv Bedeutung: von Backwaren) nicht [mehr] frisch; trocken, hart (abwertend) altmodisch, überholt, veraltet Beispiel: altbackenes Brot; altbackene Vorstellungen, nicht mehr moderne Dinge

Word of the week: Alleinunterhalter

Alleinunterhalter, der Wortart: ℹ Substantiv, maskulin Bedeutung: Unterhaltungskünstler, der sein Programm allein bestreitet Beispiel:der Reiseführer machte den Alleinunterhalter, oder ein Comedian

Word of the week: Mumpitz

Mumpitz, der Wortart: Substantiv, maskulinGebrauch: umgangssprachlich abwertend Bedeutung: Unsinn, Blödsinn, Nonsens, den man nicht zu beachten braucht.


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