15 forgotten English words we can still use today

Every language changes with time. So does English, and you can't imagine how many beautiful words with exact and witty meanings got lost. Take a look at this list!

Have you ever heard any of these words before? Do you think we should bring back any of them?

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What are your thoughts on this subject?
Andrea Eckert Watters
Are you sure these are old words? They all sound like somebody I know!
Mar 5, 2018 4:57PM
Ernest Koppe
We're living in a kakistocracy where the common folk are sufffering from abliguration.
Aug 17, 2021 8:13PM
Interesting. I have never used any of those words in a sentence either written or verbal.
Jan 8, 2023 5:21PM
epmusic paul
Love these words! Several sound very timely for us trying to get out of the kakistocracy we’ve been living in.
Aug 24, 2022 9:59PM
Cookie Kramer
Neat words !! I know people who can fit these words. Very interesting 👌
May 28, 2022 5:41PM
Corol Wade Bevier
Have been a practicing slugabed for years, Fairly common word in Northeast others deserve more exposure
Apr 18, 2022 7:31PM
Conrado De Leon
We had a kakistocratic government in Uruguay for 15 years. and my cats are confirmed GROKERS.
Sep 9, 2021 12:36AM
Doris Dallaire
I like them. Especially Fudgel
Aug 31, 2021 4:32PM
This is kakistocracy we are living in now. We common folk are practicing abliguration.
Aug 28, 2021 7:19AM
NO! We don't need any of these crazy words brought back, IMHO!
Feb 17, 2021 7:39PM
These are assinine words. Never heard of any of them.
Jul 5, 2020 6:26PM
I’ve lived in Virginia all my life; I’ve never heard any of these words before. Must not have been used in the south.
Jun 7, 2020 5:08PM
Gary Schaber
Slugabed is the only one I remember hearing of before.
May 31, 2020 7:22PM
Christine Gardner
LOVE them :) Yes bring them back.
Apr 16, 2020 3:56AM
Juju Gibs
Yes, absolutely, they are lovely words.
Apr 1, 2020 8:23PM
Donna Smith
Never heard of these words nor the explanations
Feb 29, 2020 5:07PM

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