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Blobbily

ad012;
shaped like a blob, a roughly formed sphere-like object. Apparent Meaning: shaped like a blob, dome-like but less predictable in shape. Type of Word Formation: known stem with alternate ending. Reason Used: to describe a new, unique form that houses are expected to take in the future; to invoke imagery.
 
[That futuristic house is] “blobbily zoomorphic”.
Etymology : Formed from “blob” and the suffix “-ily”
Source : December 2004 edition of Dwell magazine
Last modified: 10 June 2008


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