- Antidisestablishmentarianism – (28 letters) -This big old word was first used of Christian Churches in 1806. But the root word ‘disestablish’ is from a much earlier time. What time?
- Floccinaucinihilipilification – (29 letters) – What is the meaning of this big old word?
- Pneumonoultramicroscopicsilicovolcanoconiosis – (45 letters) A big word with a regular meaning. Who knows?
What is the meaning of these words you don’t hear much anymore?
- Octogenarian –
- Cockalorum –
- Snoutfair –
- Lunting –
- Callipygian –
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