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Words You Never Heard

Carolyn Davidson

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Words You Never Heard

Words You Never Heard

Carolyn Davidson

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Creator Carolyn Davidson, hosts “Words You Never Heard!” a highly popular and syndicated radio show airing on The American Forces Radio Network in 174 countries and stations across the USA.Be entertained and increase your vocab with real and spectacular words you won't believe exist! And that's no taradiddle!

Latest Episodes

Those Who Snore Always Fall Asleep First!

If you sleep with someone who snores, you might be experiencing a lot of matutolypea , that’s getting up on the wrong side of the bed! Did you know snoring is actually illegal in Massachusetts unless all bedroom windows are closed and locked? Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone!

59 s3 w ago
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Those Who Snore Always Fall Asleep First!

What's A Word For Those Pesky Fallen Christmas Tree Needles?

But now the US has over 15,000 Christmas Tree Farms, producing over 350 million trees, and only about 2% of families Christmas Trees are cut from the wild by folks who go Christmas Chopping:) What's a word for those fallen pesky Christmas Tree needles? Diddledees!

59 s2019 DEC 19
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What's A Word For Those Pesky Fallen Christmas Tree Needles?

Is There Really A North Pole Alaska?

Now, the North Pole receives so many letters to Santa from children, they can hardly keep up. Sounds to me like they could use a wayzgoose after Christmas. Wayzgoose is a term for a printer’s holiday!

59 s2019 DEC 14
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Is There Really A North Pole Alaska?

This Will Knock Your Socks Off!

In our house, it's a running joke that if we can’t find something important, it’s probably in my husband’s sock drawer! He’s not alone. Millions of men hide valuables in their sock drawers and thieves (also known as priggers and jackrollers) know it!

59 s2019 DEC 6
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This Will Knock Your Socks Off!

Witty Restaurant Outdoor Sandwich Boards!

How about this outdoor restaurant sandwich board? THIS WEEKS SPECIAL: BUY ONE BEER FOR THE PRICE OF TWO AND RECEIVE A SECOND BEER ABSOLUTELY FREE! What’s a word for food that has no nutritional value? Lubberwort!

59 s2019 NOV 13
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Witty Restaurant Outdoor Sandwich Boards!

What Is The ONLY Word You'll Ever Need To Know?

Isn't it embarrassing to be in a conversation and totally forget the word you want/need? And it can be a simple word! Here is the ONLY word you'll ever need to know: It's lethologica! Heres how you do it! "Wow, I totally forgot the word!" I guess I have lethologica, that's the temporary inability to remember a word!" Saves the moment AND they'll ask you the word again! "What’s a word for the inability to remember a word"? Leth-o-logica!

59 s2019 NOV 1
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What Is The ONLY Word You'll Ever Need To Know?

What is the top Halloween Candy In the World?

Reeses Peanut Butter Cups top the list of America’s favorite Halloween candies and the world. What’s a word for the fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth? Arachibutyrophobia!

59 s2019 OCT 19
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What is the top Halloween Candy In the World?

Did You Know Cows Have Regional Accents When They Moo?

Did you know that cows may have regional accents just like humans? According to the BBC, this phenomenon was first detected by dairy farmers who noticed that their cows had different moos, depending on where they came from. John Wells, Professor of Phonetics at the University of London, said regional twangs had been seen before in birds!

59 s2019 OCT 19
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Did You Know Cows Have Regional Accents When They Moo?

October Is Apple Month!

You know, it's almost impossible to eat an apple quietly. Yaffling is another word for eating noisily. Apples range in size from a little larger than a cherry to as large as a grapefruit. Apples float because they are made up of 25% air. Nothing satisfies like a crunchy tasty apple. What’s another word for the feeling of satisfaction? Rassasy!

59 s2019 OCT 10
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October Is Apple Month!

What Makes You Happy?

Tim Lomas’ book, Happiness-Found In Translation, features many words from other languages that don’t have English equivalents. For example, Croatians have the wordfjaka, which means “the sweetness of doing nothing.”

59 s2019 SEP 30
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What Makes You Happy?

Latest Episodes

Those Who Snore Always Fall Asleep First!

If you sleep with someone who snores, you might be experiencing a lot of matutolypea , that’s getting up on the wrong side of the bed! Did you know snoring is actually illegal in Massachusetts unless all bedroom windows are closed and locked? Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone!

59 s3 w ago
Comments
Those Who Snore Always Fall Asleep First!

What's A Word For Those Pesky Fallen Christmas Tree Needles?

But now the US has over 15,000 Christmas Tree Farms, producing over 350 million trees, and only about 2% of families Christmas Trees are cut from the wild by folks who go Christmas Chopping:) What's a word for those fallen pesky Christmas Tree needles? Diddledees!

59 s2019 DEC 19
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What's A Word For Those Pesky Fallen Christmas Tree Needles?

Is There Really A North Pole Alaska?

Now, the North Pole receives so many letters to Santa from children, they can hardly keep up. Sounds to me like they could use a wayzgoose after Christmas. Wayzgoose is a term for a printer’s holiday!

59 s2019 DEC 14
Comments
Is There Really A North Pole Alaska?

This Will Knock Your Socks Off!

In our house, it's a running joke that if we can’t find something important, it’s probably in my husband’s sock drawer! He’s not alone. Millions of men hide valuables in their sock drawers and thieves (also known as priggers and jackrollers) know it!

59 s2019 DEC 6
Comments
This Will Knock Your Socks Off!

Witty Restaurant Outdoor Sandwich Boards!

How about this outdoor restaurant sandwich board? THIS WEEKS SPECIAL: BUY ONE BEER FOR THE PRICE OF TWO AND RECEIVE A SECOND BEER ABSOLUTELY FREE! What’s a word for food that has no nutritional value? Lubberwort!

59 s2019 NOV 13
Comments
Witty Restaurant Outdoor Sandwich Boards!

What Is The ONLY Word You'll Ever Need To Know?

Isn't it embarrassing to be in a conversation and totally forget the word you want/need? And it can be a simple word! Here is the ONLY word you'll ever need to know: It's lethologica! Heres how you do it! "Wow, I totally forgot the word!" I guess I have lethologica, that's the temporary inability to remember a word!" Saves the moment AND they'll ask you the word again! "What’s a word for the inability to remember a word"? Leth-o-logica!

59 s2019 NOV 1
Comments
What Is The ONLY Word You'll Ever Need To Know?

What is the top Halloween Candy In the World?

Reeses Peanut Butter Cups top the list of America’s favorite Halloween candies and the world. What’s a word for the fear of peanut butter sticking to the roof of your mouth? Arachibutyrophobia!

59 s2019 OCT 19
Comments
What is the top Halloween Candy In the World?

Did You Know Cows Have Regional Accents When They Moo?

Did you know that cows may have regional accents just like humans? According to the BBC, this phenomenon was first detected by dairy farmers who noticed that their cows had different moos, depending on where they came from. John Wells, Professor of Phonetics at the University of London, said regional twangs had been seen before in birds!

59 s2019 OCT 19
Comments
Did You Know Cows Have Regional Accents When They Moo?

October Is Apple Month!

You know, it's almost impossible to eat an apple quietly. Yaffling is another word for eating noisily. Apples range in size from a little larger than a cherry to as large as a grapefruit. Apples float because they are made up of 25% air. Nothing satisfies like a crunchy tasty apple. What’s another word for the feeling of satisfaction? Rassasy!

59 s2019 OCT 10
Comments
October Is Apple Month!

What Makes You Happy?

Tim Lomas’ book, Happiness-Found In Translation, features many words from other languages that don’t have English equivalents. For example, Croatians have the wordfjaka, which means “the sweetness of doing nothing.”

59 s2019 SEP 30
Comments
What Makes You Happy?
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