Mental Floss

Words That Are Words (And Words That Should Be)

Jason English
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Oldfangled, meaning old-fashioned, is a word. Overway, meaning something has gone on for too long, is not. Switch around some prefixes and tell me what you come up with, whether they're real words or not. (Prebuttal? Overcover?)

This could be your only chance today to coin a new word.

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