12 thoughts on “Word Nerd word of the day -Irregardless

  1. I quite like it, actually – purely because it has a nice sound! It doesn’t annoy me as much as ‘flammable’ and ‘inflammable’ meaning the same thing! Why would INflammable mean flammable??


    • I admit to liking the sound of it as well 😜 My annoyance stems from the fact that the *irr* negates the *regardless*, changing the meaning from without regard to with! Words are funny, glorious things!


  2. Nails on a chalkboard! But conversate and notate really send me over the edge…and yet, they’re being recognized in a kind of a backward formation. I know language is dynamic and ever evolving, but, geez…;-)

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