Thursday, March 26, 2009

Word Of The Day

Today's word of the day is: Shenanigans

noun Informal.

1. Usually, shenanigans.
a. mischief; prankishness: Halloween shenanigans.
b. deceit; trickery.
2. a mischievous or deceitful trick, practice, etc.

I adore the word shenanigans and have been using it a lot lately. Not always appropriately, but I find that even funnier. Just saying the word makes you feel spry. I swear. Try it!

Now please use shenanigans in a sentence. The best sentence will win my undying love and adoration.

14 comments:

  1. I'm sure Jack will be up lots of shenanigans as soon as I'm out the door.

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  2. Kristen is up to her old shenanigans making me use my brain so early in the morning.

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  3. I would write you a sentence, but I have shenanigans to attend to. ;)

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  4. I don't have time for these foolish shenanigans today.

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  5. LOL! That's a great word. My kids pull shenanigans all day long, then I put them to bed.

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  6. I call shenanigans on you!

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  7. Shenani-gans twenty pounds when eating five pounds of chocolate! ;o)

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  8. Your shenanigans make me want you more.

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  9. I can't wait to see you in DC so we can indulge in more shenanigans.

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  10. I love the word shenanigans! I have to fight myself not to use it in my blog all the time. I think the night time shenanigans in our home are funny. Like when my son is scared of the Brady Bunch, or his sister tells him she loves him more than a rock.

    Okay, a funny sentence...let me think...
    This a note.
    Dear Kristen and Hotrod,
    We think the shenanigans that go on in your house daily are quite amusing.
    Love, The Cats

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  11. I love shenanigans and tomfoolery of all types.

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  12. My life is filtered through the lens of my children's shenanigans! Can I include my husband in that equation too ;)

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  13. December, I love that word too: tomfoolery! Great!

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  14. I have a headache so Larry wont be getting any shenanigans tonight.

    btw, I spit when I saw that photo!

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