Words that have got ideas well above their station


#1

Belvoir.

It’s just “beaver”, spelt funny.


#2

Irrigation

It’s just watering, mates


#3

Featherstonehaugh


#4

Fortuitous


#5

“Lucky”


#6

sophomore


#7

Gratifying, satisfying, fantastic and any other > 4 letter word for ‘good’ or ‘nice’


#8

Alight


#9

antipathy

just don’t care, m8


#10

Inclement


#11

canoe

doesn’t look right written down at all - just being fancy for the sake of it

should be spelt

canoo


#12

beverages


#13

Cromulent


#14

obfuscate


#15

Malodorous.

Yeah it smells, we get it.


#16

Who.

All the other wh- question words have the /w/ sound at the start. Who just had to be different. Bit try hard IMO.


#17

Defenestration


#18

laungoustine

it;s just a big prawn isn’t it? Reckons it’s “the most important commercial crustacean in Europe”. Love yourself much Langoustine?


#19

Beverage. A word for jembles and the office character.


#20

Particularly when pronounced bev raaaj