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plainfully

ad012; blending and clipping
Both plainly and painfully; used especially in "it is plainly and painfully obvious. Interpretation of intended meaning Both plainly and painfully; used especially in "it is plainly and painfully obvious"--a twist on the phrase "painfully obvious." Presumed reason for coinage This word was coined accidentally, when the speaker, while trying to say "plainly and painfully," accidentally said "plainfully."
 
I mean, it’s plainfully obvious.
Etymology : plain "simple" + ful "full" + -ly (ADV)
Source : a friend during a discussion about fast food
Last modified: 10 June 2008


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