Wednesday, February 26, 2014

HWYSD: Enjoy Your Vocabulary

From dictionary.com:

lous·y  [lou-zee] 

adjective, lous·i·er, lous·i·est.
1. infested with lice.
2. Informal.

   a. mean or contemptible: That was a lousy thing to do.
   b. wretchedly bad; miserable: a lousy job; I feel lousy.
Idioms
3. lousy with, Slang. well supplied with or filled with, often to excess: Our city is lousy with bad drivers. I wish I were lousy with money like my boss.


Here's What You Should Do:

Use the phrase "lousy with" once a day.  As in: "You've got to check out this guy's blog, it's lousy with ridiculous ideas."  You'll feel cultured, and people will look at you funny...but it's ok, that's how you'll know you're cultured.

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