From time to time one meets with a word which is a complete surprise, a word which was until that moment hidden in a dictionary, unheard and unappreciated.
That is the time to bring it out into the open, to use it in conversation, to introduce it to the world.
Here are a few for you to liberate.
Try one or two and impress your neighbours!
Brannigan A drinking spree
Chad The tiny bits of paper left over from punching data cards
Defenestration The act of throwing someone or something out of a window
Disrhythmia Jet lag
Formication The feeling that insects are crawling over you
Hypnopedia Learning while asleep (by listening to a recording, etc.)
Insilium Legal term for evil advice or counsel
Jen A compassionate love for humanity
Kloof A deep ravine
Lapidation The act of stoning a person to death
Meteorism A tendency to uncontrollable passing of intestinal gas
Omnistrain The stresses of modern life
Pogonophile Someone who loves beards
Rusticate To go to the country
Snurp To become shrivelled or wrinkled
Sockdologer A decisive blow or answer that settles a dispute
Trilemma A situation in which one has difficulty in choosing between three
Ucalegon A neighbour whose house is on fire
Velleity A wish or desire unaccompanied by action to obtain same
Wynd A very narrow street
Yatter To make idle chatter
Yerk To beat someone vigorously
Zoosemiotics The study of communication between animals