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Voweltacular

adjective; blending and clipping
Marked by a notably large number of vowels The word probably means to be marked by an extravagant number of vowels (i.e. spectacular number of vowels). VOWEL is the root marked by its usual definition, i.e. an open sound of the alphabet (a, e, I, o, u, etc.). The suffix –TACULAR is probably derived from “SPECTACULAR” (as per the meaning). The full word is clearly a blend of the two words. A very colourful way of describing a particularly notable number of vowels, a veritable cornucopia of them. Humorous way of saying, as per the context. Models probably include common neologisms, like CRAPTASTIC, which is generally used to mean “marked by a significant among of crappiness”.
 
Either one long howl, or a death metal growl, or short staccato bursts of vowelness. Then, at the end, yell VOWELTACULAR
Etymology : [from a blend of VOWEL (noun) and SPECTACULAR (adj.)]
Source : back issue [in the john!] of Harper’s magazine
Last modified: 10 June 2008


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